Grüner Veltliner Südtirol DOC, Garlider (2017) – Alto Adige
Grape : Grüner Veltliner.
The shining star of Austrian white wines, Grüner Veltliner south of the border here in the Isarco Valley at altitude captures all the white peppery energy and herbal nuance of this delightful white grape, with an added dose of grapefruit and stone fruit savoriness.
A rare treat from northern Italy and smaragd-level quality in Grüner Veltliner, for sure.
Food pairing : A must ss an aperitif; with spring vegetables, fried foods Asian-inspired curries or spiced noodles.