Grechetto

  • Grape
  • greh-ketto

The primary grape in Italy's well-known Orvieto wines from Umbria and Lazio. This white fuller in body and if you close your eyes, it will remind you of rosé!

Light-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • White Peach

  • Honeydew Melon

  • Strawberry

  • Wild Flowers

  • Sea Shell

Taste Profile

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

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cold (45–55°F)
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $12.00

Food Pairing

Grechetto may grow in the land-locked province of Umbria but that doesn't preclude it from pairing excellently with Tuna and other steak-like seafare.

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