Alce Cura Pinot Grigio

Alce Cura Pinot Grigio
100% Pinot Grigio.
IGT Delle Venezie, Italy

Pinot Grigio is the first thing most Americans think of when the subject turns to “Italian white wines.” Most of Italy’s great Pinot Grigio comes from Delle Venezie, which comprises the entire regions of Friuli-Venezia-Giulia and Veneto, plus the entire province of Trento in TrentinoAlto Adige

Delle Venezie, a large growing area located in northeast Italy, has earned the IGT (Indicazione Geografica Tipica) designation, meaning that its wines of are superior quality with true varietal character. In the case of Pinot Grigio, which loves the cool climate of Delle Venezie, that means a wine that is light, delicate and easy to love.

Pinot Grigio from northeast Italy it makes a light, crisp and neutral wine. Alce Cura Pinot Grigio, hailing from the cool climate of Northern Italy, offers a crisp acidity that quenches through the finish. 

Tasting Notes
This wine is a perfect introduction to the variety. Delicately scented and soft on the palate, it offers classic citrus and floral notes in a balanced elegant style. Clear, shiny, pale lemon in color, the aromas of lime and peach complement undertones of green apple and a hint of melon. On the palate, it is smooth and refreshing with lemon and line followed by lingering stone fruit, a crisp acidity and a long, pleasant finish. 

Food Pairing
It is an outstanding pairing partner for food, such as appetizers or fish-based dishes. A great choice for any occasion, but it is ideal with hors d’oeuvres, chilled melon and/or vegetable soups, fresh garden salads, lemon chicken, steamed white fish and grilled sole. As a dessert choice pair with key lime pie.

Sweetness: dry
Body: light;
Acidity: crisp
Aging Vessels: Stainless Steel tanks
Denomination: IGT
Alcohol: 12% ABV

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