Vermentino

  • Grape
  • vur-men-tino

Vermentino is an important white of Sardinia and Tuscany where producers offer both oaked and unoaked styles. It's also one of the top white blending grapes included in Provence Rosé (labeled as Rolle).

Light-Bodied White

Primary Flavors

  • Lime

  • Grapefruit

  • Green Apple

  • Almond

  • Daffodil

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
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $17.00

Food Pairing

Given it's fuller style and herbaceous flavors, Vermentino does wonders with grilled light meats and fish and dishes that highlight green and herbal flavors.

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