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IRPINIA FALANGHINA DOC

Wine: White
Region: Campania
Denomination: Irpinia Falanghina DOC
Vintage: 2017

Description

Winemaker Oreste De Santis has crafted this unique white from 100% Falanghina grapes from 15-20 year old vineyards in Montemiletto . The wine shows intense straw yellow hues in the glass, delivers aromas of wildflowers and fresh stone fruits to the nose, then softly lands on the palate with hints of fresh fruits. The light acidity gives it a fresh, crisp finish.


Colour: Brilliant straw yellow.
Aroma: Mix of ripe fruits with floral touches.
Taste: Dense and fresh, with a great persistence.

Alcohol: 13.5%

Grape: 100% Falanghina.

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

The acidity of the Irpinia Falanghina while cleansing your mouth after savouring the delicious fat of the eel, enhances at the same time its flavour.

Wine pairing notes

This mineral Irpinia Falanghina refreshes your mouth reducing the spiciness of the fried clams while contributing to enhance the sea flavours of the dish.

Wine pairing notes

The freshness of the Irpinia Falanghina cleanses the mouth cutting the oiliness of the shrimps. The good length of the wine and his alcohol level matches very well with the XO sauce.

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