Vernaccia di Oristano DOC By Contini
(Italian Sweet White Wine)
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Grape: Indigenous grape - Vernaccia di Oristano
Alcohol Content: 15%
Unit Quantity: 750 ml
A Masterpiece of Italian Winemaking! This Wonderful Vernaccia from Sardinia is made by a rare indigenous vine and is aged in oak and chestnut barrels for 10 years.
Vernaccia di Oristano has an intense bouquet, full, ethereal, with characteristic touch of almonds in flower. Warm flavours of candied peel, roasted walnuts, smoke and malt. Dry and full on the palate, with a long lingering finish. Warm, harmonious, flavours of candied peel, roasted walnuts, smoke and malt with a velvety and endearing backbone.
Best to be enjoyed with
Due the fermentation under flor yeasts it is an excellent dessert wine and is perfect with pastries. Vernaccia di Oristano by Contini is also recommended to accompany foods as bottarga and powerful cheese. Finallly, try on its own, and drink a glass of nectar with someone you want to seduce. Vernaccia will conquer you.
The Winery: Contini
The Contini Farm is the producer of outstanding Sardinian wines with loads of personality, produced in and around Oristano on the Western coast of the island. All of Contini’s wines prove to be full and textured through the palate with a long finish.