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Melini Orvieto Classico 2012

Melini Orvieto Classico 750ML 2012   
Sku: 5108

Tasting notes
Brilliant, light straw yellow with greenish hues. Bouquet is fresh, gentle, pleasant and fruity. Taste is dry, and smooth with a crisp finish.

Technical notes
Wine Type: Dry White Grape Type: 65% Procanico, 20% Verdello, 15% Drupeggio. Country: Italy Region: Umbria Vinification: Traditional, in stainless steel.

Other text
Producer Background: The Melini family constructed their first winery in 1705 in Pontassieve, a village on the outskirts of Florence. Their wine was consumed locally until 1860, when Laborel Melini collaborated in developing the straw-covered glass flask (fiasco), which made it possible for wine to travel safely overseas.

Food pairing
Food Match: shellfish, fish, chicken, Antipasto

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