2018 Pieropan Calvarino Soave Classico

Veneto Italy

Medium-Bodied

£29.00 now, and £29.00 on the 15th of each month

Fine classic Soave from Veneto in northern Italy.

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First payment: 15th November 2021

SKU: Pieropan 'Calvarino' 2018 Categories: ,

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Wonderfully fresh and balanced

Grape Variety

70% Garganega, 30% Trebbiano di Soave

Sweetness

Dry

Alcohol

12.5%

Winemaking

Organic

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Flavour Characteristics

Almond Almond

Blossom Blossom

Lemon Lemon

Pastry Pastry

The Pieropan family has been producing wines in the Soave region since the 1890s. From the 2015 vintage onwards, all Pieropan wines are organically certified.  Calvarino takes its name, ‘little Calvary’, from the steepness of the slope and the difficulty this presents in working the vineyard. It is planted with Garganega and Trebbiano di Soave grapes. The Garganega gives structure and acidity to the wines, the Trebbiano di Soave perfume and richness of flavour.

Calvarino is a fresh and expressive wine with classic aromas of white flowers, almond blossoms and a touch of citrus. Rounded, ripe fruit is perfectly balanced by a fresh, clean acidity. Long and fragrant, it has a note of fine, almond pastry on the finish.

How to serve it

Lightly Chilled

Pairs well with

Pork, Chicken, Prosciutto, Pasta dishes

 

 

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