Schiava

  • Grape
  • skee-ah-vah

A group of several varieties, the finest of which is called Schiava Gentile. Wines are sweetly aromatic and light-bodied with aromas reminiscent to cotton candy and roses.

Light-Bodied Red

Primary Flavors

  • Strawberry

  • Raspberry

  • Rose Candy

  • Lemon

  • Smoke

Taste Profile

  • Body: Medium-Light
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Tannin: Medium Low
  • Acidity: Medium-High
  • Alcohol: 10–11.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cellar (55–60°F)
  • Glass TypeAroma Collector
  • Decant No
  • Ageability1-3 years
  • Avg Price $12.00

Food Pairing

A wonderfully pairing with shrimp, chicken and tofu, particularly with southeast Asian cuisine that feature basil, ginger, galangal and other aromatic herbs.

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