2016 Bigi Orvieto Classico

Year: 2016
Appellation: Orvieto
Country: Italy
Wine Enthusiast: 86
White Wine
Alcohol by Volume: 12.5%
Price :
$7.99

NEW RELEASE!

"A blend of Procanico, Malvasia and Drupeggio, this opens with subtle aromas suggesting ripe orchard fruit and spring wildflower. The simple but juicy palate offers Bosc pear, candied lemon slice and a hint of raw almond. -Kerin O’Keefe" (WE)

Winery Notes:
Bigi’s Orvieto Classico Secco DOC is the estate’s flagship white wine, featuring intense floral and fresh almond notes. Its grapes 10% Drupeggio, 20% Grechetto, 10% Malvasia Bianca, 50% Trebbiano, and 10% Verdello are grown in the classic Orvieto DOC appellation and vinified in stainless steel. One of the world’s most famous white wines, Bigi’s Orvieto Classico Secco DOC is a dry wine that is an ideal companion as an aperitif as well as for salads, light pastas, and seafood.