"RIVALE BIANCO" Azienda Agricola Rivale, Puglia (2020)
Initially originated in southern France from the Northern Rhône, Viognier grapes perform exceptionally well in the Mediterranean climate. , especially when nested near the seaside bush. is characterised by a bold, structured & and intense bouquet.
Complex enveloping nose full of aromas of apricot, grapefruit zest. Honeysuckle, camomille and green tea. There is a lovely combination of perfumed, floral aromatics and stone fruit flavours which help to give it a rounded, smooth finish.
It’s typical for even a bone-dry Viognier wine to have a pleasant illusion of sweetness.
Perfect with spicy food due to the bold richness and low acidity. Also amazing with roasted chicken or turkey or grilled fish (as the sweetness balances the bitterness of the roasting or grilling).