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"TRIARII"

Wine: White
Region: Campania
Denomination: Greco di Tufo DOC
Vintage: 2017

Description

'Triarii' were legendary soldiers in the Roman militia, and here the term chosen by Winemaker Oreste De Santis to describe this legendary, ancient varietal white. Oreste has crafted this wine from 100% Greco grapes from 15-20 year old vineyards near the villages of Santa Paolina and Montefusco.


Colour: Light yellow hues in the glass.
Aroma: Ample, defined by intense almond notes.
Taste: Softly lands on the palate with hints of almonds and fresh fruits. The light acidity gives it a finish that is crisp, long and round in the mouth with a hint of 'minerality'.

Alcohol: 13%

Grape: 100% Greco.

Ageing: 4 months in stainless-steel tank.


Winery

The Production of wine in Irpinia is an art that has been handed down for centuries and it is through the tradition of three generations that Macchie Santa Maria Winery came alive. The entrepreneurial spirit and passion of the new generation has skillfully integrated innovative techniques to traditional methods of production leading towards excellence.

Pairings

Wine pairing notes

Triarii is an example of why and how contemporary Italian wines are perfect companions to the dishes of the new generation of Chinese chef. This Greco di Tufo has a great elegant personality, it’s mineral and with a very pleasant acidity that enriches the texture and flavour of the silver cod. The wine cleans the mouth by combining its flavour characteristics to the dish vegetables and their seasoning.

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