Feudi di San Gregorio Falanghina 2018

Feudi di San Gregorio Falanghina 2018

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Varietal
Falanghina
Region
Italy
Alcohol %
13

Overview

Named after the method of vine cultivation in Sannio at the end of the Roman Era called Falangs, this Falanghina is ideal as an aperitif. It also accompanies various types of appetizers, plates of simple fish and vegetables as well as fresh cheeses.

Aging

5 months in stainless steel on the lees with an additional month in bottle prior to release.

Fermentation

The juice is cold-fermented in stainless steel vats and does not undergo malolactic fermentation.

Winemaker

Pierpaolo Sirch

Tasting Notes

Style

Crisp, Delicate, Medium Bodied

Flavor

Almond, Apple, Floral, Orange, Pear

Aroma

Floral notes, like white blossoms, and delicate apple and pear

Taste

A medium intensity mouthfeel upon entry, crisp minerality, with hints of spice, light almond and a slightly bitter orange peel character. The pretty floral notes and soft fruit flavors are fresh through the finish.

Wine Ratings

91

James Suckling

90

Vinous / Antonio Galloni