2009 Alticelli Fiano IGT

Cantele, Puglia, Italy

Drinking 2017

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Tasting Notes

The same fruits and floral notes reappear on the palate with the wine’s brilliant acidity prolonging their flavors in the mouth. The balance freshness and delicacy give this wine particularly harmonious in all of its elements, rewarding the wine lover in terms of its equilibrium, persistence, and complexity. An extremely versatile wine, excellent for haute cuisine seafood but also ideal for classic Salento vegetable-based first and second courses. It also works well with light and lightly aged cheeses.

Reviews & Scores

Offers a nice mix of green melon, citrus and wild herb notes on a medium-bodied frame.
85 Points, Wine Spectator

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Puglia, Italy

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