Schiopetto Friulano 2011

Schiopetto Friulano 2011
$28.99
$26.09

SKU 05262

750ml

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A traditional wine with a strong typicality and personality. Appearance: Intense straw yellow with golden green reflections. Aroma: Discreet impact, with intense aromas of pear and apricot, just perceptible the classic almond and aroma of wildflowers that help to give complexity. Mouth Feel: The palate is sapid and dynamic with good balance resulting from the excellent fusion of freshness and salinity but also from the excellent mouth-nose correspondence.
Category Wine
Varietal
Country Italy
Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Appellation Collio
Brand Schiopetto
Alcohol/vol 14%
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Wine SpectatorA rich version that remains well-focused and lithe, offering notes of almond pastry and glazed apricot, with briny acidity and hints of thyme, star fruit and melon rind. Drink now through 2016. 300 cases imported.

Alison Napjus, October 15, 2013
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Wine EnthusiastMade with the Friulano grape-formerly known as Tocai Friulano-this white offers lemon peel and mineral aromas that carry over to the palate. It's long and linear, with a crisp finish.

Kerin O'Keefe, November 1, 2013