l’Acino - il raglio dell’asino IGT Calabria 2019
100% Greco Bianco from 15 year old vines grown on sandy volcanic soils.
direct pressed and spontaneously fermented in stainless steel vats, no maceration.
the wine is aged in steel for a year and bottles no fining or filtering.
The name translates to ‘the braying of the donkey’ to honor the ‘beast of burden’ that has traditionally helped Calabrian farmers with hard labor.
Fresh and briny/ lots of minerality. Slightly oxidative.
great with shellfish and fish.