James Suckling voted Mario Schiopetto Pinot Grigio Collio DOC as the best value Italian wine in 2020. This is a perfect example of Pinot Grigio. One can enjoy the wine both young as well as aged. Mario Schiopetto Pinot Grigio Collio DOC is an ideal partner for the first courses of fish.
Smell and Taste: Very persistent and consistent taste to the nose. The aroma is fresh and inviting. For example, there are notes of banana and passion fruit. The palate is savory with an intriguing freshness that gives drinkability and complexity. .
Serving suggestions: Ideal with fish starters and main courses. When the wine is served young, it is fresh and a good aperitif. After that, when aged, it goes well with swordfish and mixed grilled fish.
Serve at: 13° C
About Mario Schiopetto: Mario Schiopetto is considered as a creator to the era of modern white wine in Friuli as well as transforming the conception of Italian white wine. Winemaker Mario Schiopetto was one of the first to incorporate German winemaking techniques like cold fermentation to white wine production. He was one of the "Pioneers" together with Bruno Ceretta, Piero Antinori, Biondi Santi Franco and Angelo Gaja et al.
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