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Fiano, Carlomagno

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Discover this incredible taste of the Amalfi coast when you toast with this Fiano Carlomagno from House of Townend. Fiano Carlomagno was included in The Times Top 100 Wines For Summer July 2020, with Jane MacQuitty writing “If you want that holiday vibe without the air travel, take a trip to Italy’s beautiful Amalfi Coast with a brilliant, tangy, minerally fiano, ...Southern Italy’s fiano grape can and does produce some brilliant, tangy, minerally whites, and this gets my vote. Harvested at night, and fermented and aged in stainless steel, this intense, complex, citrus-led white is great with dishes such as mussels or spaghetti alle vongole”. Buy this beautiful, award-winning wine today and see why Fiano Carlomagno is truly deserving of its accolades.
Type:
Vintage:
2017
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
1
Genres:
Style:
Dry
ABV:
13%
Region:
Country:
Italy
Body:
Elegant, refined and supple
Drinking Window:
Drink Now
Closure Type:
Screw Cap
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£8.49
 

Stefano Girelli - The Wine People

We have worked with Stefan Girelli for over 25 years, a relationship that has yielded many exceptional wines, from everyday drinking to fine Chianti estate wines. In 2009 Stefano established a new business called ‘The Wine People’ in partnership with Frenchman, Philippe Marx, and Dutchman Peter Kosten. They have combined their skill and experience to bring affordable good value wines from across Italy, with the help of renowned Italian winemaker Stefano Chioccioli who makes all the wines. (Please look separately for the superb Chiantis from Chioccioli.) All vineyards are situated on gentle hillside slopes in the Treviso province. Vines are Cordon trained and density is 4-5,000 plants per hectare.

Tasting Notes

Straw yellow shot with green; very full and intensely fruity on the nose with exotic fruit such as melon and banana, featuring hints of citrus reminiscent of grapefruit. On the palate it is very well balanced, with a good acidity backbone and length.

Food Matches

A superb accompaniment to shellfish, fish and seafood. Pair also with white meat and cheese.

Press Comments

Silver - International Wine & Spirit Competition 2017. 4 Stars - Harpers Wine Stars, 2018. The Times, July 2020, Top 100 Wines for Summer.