• Grape
  • kort-tay-zay

Known to most as Cortese de Gavi, a regional wine from Piedmont, that makes zesty, medium-bodied, classic Italian white wines with subtle notes of almond.

Primary Flavors

  • Meyer Lemon

  • Gala Apple

  • Honeydew Melon

  • Sea Shell

  • Almond

Taste Profile

  • Bone-Dry
  • Light Body
  • Low/None Tannin
  • Medium-High Acidity
  • 11.5–13.5% ABV


  • Serving Temp Cold
    45–55°F / 7–13°C
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $16.00

Food Pairing

An excellent wine to pair with foods inspired by Northern Italian coastal cuisine including fragrant pesto pastas and seafood dishes with basil and lemon.

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