*** James Suckling 91 Points ***
Vintage: 2018 Colour: White Style: Dry
Nestled between the Orcia and Ombrone rivers on the southern slopes of Montalcino, Tuscany, the Castello Banfi vineyard estate is unique for its wine culture and tradition. The wines of Banfi Toscana range, produced with grapes selected from specific Banfi vineyards as well as other noble areas of the region, express the genuine and authentic character of Tuscany.
They reflect the love for Tuscany, revealing joy and genuine nature in their easy-drinking style thanks to an inherent liveliness and freshness, these wines are appropriate for everyday consumption, yet always reflect the Banfi standard of character and quality. La Pettegola, the new Banfi’s Vermentino, is crafted selecting the best grapes from the Tuscan coast.
He is very fruity, with notes of apricot, grapefruit, flowers and spices typical of the Mediterranean scrub. He is full-bodied, with a lively acidity which gives freshness and persistency in the final.
Food Matches: Fish / Vegetarian / Seafood