Why I suggest Benefizio Pomino Riserva DOC
Consorzio Riservadella Tenuta Pomino, white wine produced from a single vine variety, the Chardonnay, originally from Burgundy, introduced in the estate in 1855 - 1878. The quality of the wine is great and it is not just wine lovers who appreciate the great attractions, easy to grasp and hard to describe the golden Chardonnay.The relatively high alcohol level of wine, often can leave a feeling of slight sweetness. Identifying the organoleptic components, they are compared to those that are also found in raspberries, vanilla, tropical fruits, peaches, tomatoes, tobacco, tea and rose petals.
The Sommelier: Produced exclusively from Chardonnay grapes, the golden yellow color of the grapes gives way to an unmistakable straw yellow, brilliant, with subtle golden reflections. Due to the cession of pigments during partial fermentation in barriques for about 12 hours max at 5 ° C. In fact it is the first Italian white wine to be fermented in wooden barrels. The citrus notes of citron and lemon on the nose end a finish of aromatic herbs. Amazing in the mouth, soft and appealing leaves the pace to a long and harmonious finish.
Recommended pairings: Excellent with appetizers, Happy houar, accompanied pasta dishes topped with vegetables, spaghetti with light fish specialties.
Uncork and serve at a temperature between 10 - 12 ° C in the Renano glass.
Winery: Tenuta di Pomino dates back to 1500, and stands in the place of the excellence of Italian wines in Tuscany. The Grand Duke Cosimo III de 'Medici is already witnessing this, when he identifies the four most suitable Tuscan territories to produce Quality Wines ..