2016 'Vento' Greco Campania IGT, Capolino Perlingieri, Campania


Gold yellow, just like its berries when ripe. Acidity and minerality, the main characteristics of Greco. Honey, apricot, almond, petrol notes and beeswax when aged. Somebody says it’s a red in a white disguise. 4000 bottles made.

Producer: Capolino Perlingieri

Varietals: 100% Greco

Vinification/Ageing: Short skin contact and soft pressing. Controlled temperature fermentation with selected yeasts, no malolactic fermentation. 8 months ageing in stainless steel (3 months batonnage). Minimum 12 months fining in bottle before release.

Alcohol: 13%