Friulano

  • Grape
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Officially called Sauvignonasse, this lean, dry, herbal white is often mistaken for Sauvignon Blanc. You'll find it in abundance in Northeastern Italy in Friuli-Venezia Giulia.

Light-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • Grapefruit

  • Green Pear

  • White Peach

  • Tarragon

  • Crushed Gravel

Taste Profile

  • Body: Light
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Tannin: Low/None
  • Acidity: High
  • Alcohol: 11.5–13.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cold (45–55°F)
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $20.00

Food Pairing

A great choice alongside salads and roasted green vegetables. This is one of the few wines that can stand up to challenging pairings like green beans, artichokes, cabbage, and Brussels sprouts.

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