-21%

Greco di Tufo "1" DOCG DODICIETTARI

Campania
Greco di Tufo DOCG
2017
Sku: 2805
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 10.20 € 12.90
Shipping within Monday 18 March, if you order within 15 minutes

Opzione Quantità

3 bottles
€ 30.60
Purchase
-21%
6 bottles
€ 61.20
Purchase
-21%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
90/100
2019

Do you need help?

Vigna dei Lupi was born in 2007 from the desire of some friends to invest time and resources in a pr...
Go to winery »

Wine Characteristics

Winery
DODICIETTARI
Region
Campania
Wine list:
Greco di Tufo
Denomination:
Greco di Tufo DOCG
Vintage:
2017
Grapes:
100% Greco
Alcohol:
13,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Appetizers steamed fish, Hot appetizers of fish, Spaghetti with clams, Tartare-fish carpaccio, Mixed fried fish, Grilled Fish, Pasta with seafood

Descrizione vino

Greco di Tufo is a wine that praises the denomination DOCG. It can be produced only in 8 villages in the district of Avellino. The vine variety has been brought in the village of Tufo from explorers of the north of Greece in the 1st century b.C. Plinio “il Vecchio” told that Greco di Tufo was “so precious, that during the banquets, it was served only once”. 100% Greco di Tufo, cultivated in the vineyards around Santa Paolina, near Avellino. The plants, around 4000 stumps per hectare, are trained with Guyot method and reach a production of 50 quintals per hectare. The manual harvest is planned during the first decade of October and it is followed immediately by elimination of stalks and soft pressing. Fermentation at controlled temperature, set around 16°C.

 

Features of the white wine “Greco di Tufo”

The organoleptic aspect shows a straw yellow colour with gold reflections. Its perfume is balanced and persistent, with typical aromas of citrus fruits, broom flowers and apple. The taste is dry, bitter but pleasant. It represents the perfect balance between sourness and alcohol. The taste is really delicate and harmonious.

 

Recommended food pairings while tasting this great white wine

Perfect with crustaceans, fish and seafood, it goes on well with vegetables, cheese and rice with mushrooms too. Its minerality helps the marriage with white meats, appetizers and fresh starters. It has to be served at 8°C. The alcoholic strength is 13% Vol.

More wines from DODICIETTARI
You may also like