Wine Hunter: A Guide to Italian White Wines
Forget the near 25-hour flight, because tasting Italian wine varietals can now be done from the comfort of your very own home. Pairing with BWS, we’ve found six various Italian wines and with some insider expert knowledge, you’ll soon know everything about these drops. Whether it will be bold and mouth-filling, infused with a pinch of salt or medium-bodied with a favourable balance of fruit and nut flavours, you’ll find it here. Let’s get sipping!
Elephant In The Room Phenomenal Fiano
Wines from the Elephant In The Room range are famous for their rich, full-bodied flavour. This fiano wine for example, boasts luscious notes of apple, citrus and spice all wrapped in fine minerality. A drink perfect for those who like their wine bold and mouth-filling.
Noble Fellows Grüner Veltliner
Made from Austria’s favourite grape variety, Noble Fellows Grüner Veltliner is wrapped in an aroma of almond and white peach. The palate is bursting with balanced flavour and a dry finish. Savour a glass on a quiet night in, or enjoy out with friends.
Azulejo Albariño is expertly balanced with a fresh, crisp taste. A pinch of saltiness was added for enhanced flavour that matches well with almost all seafood dishes. Enjoy as an aperitif or pair with a delicious dinner by the beach.
Colpasso Grillo Sicilia
A single whiff of Colpasso Grillo Sicilia will surely have you intrigued. Intense fresh and floral aromas lead you to a palate packed with delightful tropical flavours. Finished with refreshing acidity, this wine is perfect for those hot, lazy afternoons.
Belardent Picpoul de Pinet
Belardent Picpoul de Pinet gives off subtle fragrances of citrus and acacia that are sure to entice drinkers. A well-balanced palate with an abundance of zest awaits you, followed by a refreshing, lingering finish. This wine is a mouth-coating beauty sure to satisfy your taste-buds.
Vigneti del Sole Soave
Vigneti del Sole Soave is mild yet refreshing with enticing floral aromas. A delicate, medium-bodied wine with a lovely balance of apple and almond flavours, this wine is great for sipping during lazy weekend afternoons or capping off delicious meals.
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