Friday, October 28, 2016
Exciting new Pinot Grigio
2015 Tramontana Pinot Grigio Veneto....$12.99
100% Pinot Grigio
In late September, select golden and pink bunches of Pinot Grigio grapes are hand picked at their peak of ripeness. Soft pressing to preserve the freshness and then aged in stainless steel tanks.
Bright yellow color with copper hues. On the nose, intense fruit scents. The wine is elegant with and abundance of delicious fresh fruit flavors and subtle hints of almond. Well balanced with bright acidity and a lively finish. Perfect as an aperitif or with risotto, fish, seafood, pasta, chicken, soups, salads, sushi, and Asian dishes.
“Tramontana” known as the North Wind, swirls down through the vineyards at night from the Italian Alps. These cooling breezes help create extraordinary wines of great complexity and character. Rich and luscious with lovely fruit notes, Tramontana wines are signature creations from Italy’s finest wine regions.