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OLLI GRILLO 2021 DOP Sicilia
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer FEUDO MACCARI
Ready to drink and reasonably priced Sicilian whites are becoming increasing popular. This one has a bright medium-light straw colour and an attractive, gently spicy, slightly floral, honeyed, pear-lemon-melon-apple puree nose with some slight mineral notes. Dry and medium to medium-light bodied, it has spicy, minerally, crisp, red apple and yellow plum flavours with a lingering, gently tangy, unoaked finish. Try with seafood and/or poultry. Planted in 2002 this 100% bush vine Grillo from Noto on the southernmost tip of Sicily has 13% alcohol and under 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L5722 on the back label. This is its sixth appearance in Vintages. CSPC 477877
Type White Table Wine
Agent Tri Alt
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Very Dry, Crisp, Fresh
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: A fragrant nose of peach, jasmine and fresh flowers. Medium-bodied with zippy acidity and some mineral notes that add welcome depth to the bright stone and citrus fruit. So fresh. Drink now. Score - 92 (jamessuckling.com, Aug. 17, 2022) Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 22, 2023
Cases bought 700 (12 bottles per case)

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