Garganega

  • Grape
  • gar-gah-neh-gah

An important Italian white that's loved for its lean, dry style that gains rich tangerine and toasted almond notes as it ages. Garganega is the main grape of Soave (swah-vay.)

Light-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • Peach

  • Honeydew Melon

  • Tangerine

  • Marjoram

  • Saline

Taste Profile

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

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cold (45–55°F)
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability5-10 years
  • Avg Price $17.00

Food Pairing

Try pairing Soave with lighter meats, tofu, or fish. You'll find it's at home around foods flavored with a citrus dressings, tarragon, and other aromatic green herbs.

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