Lumina Lunae Pinot Grigio Rosato 2016

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SKU:
3170016
Alchohol:
12%
Grape:
Pinot Grigio
Vintage:
2016
Appellation:
Venezie IGT
Lumina Lunae Pinot Grigio Rosato 2016

We’re always on the lookout for the next great Pinot Grigio to share with thirsty customers – so when we discovered this lovely pink example, we just had to snag some for you.

Simone Cortese, star winemaker at Barone Montalto (an estate that scooped a 2015 Vinitaly Gran Menzione), makes some of our most popular Sicilian wines. Thirsty for a new challenge, he headed to northern Italy’s premium Venezie region, home to the country’s most tongue-tingling Pinot Grigio (actually a pinkish-grey skinned grape). His celestially named Lumina Lunae – “by the light of the moon” – reflects the fact that the grapes were hand-harvested during the night and cool-fermented in order to maximize freshness.

Like all top-notch Pinot Grigio, Lumina Lunae is super crisp and filled with inviting complexity – and in pink form, you’re in for lovely notes of white cherry, red raspberry and red apple. It’s a delicious aperitivo, and will also shine grilled white fish, cold chicken and salads, seafood risotto and fresh, tomato-based pasta sauces. Our rosés are always popular, and this cool Pinot Grigio won’t hang around for long – grab your share today.