2016 Bigi Orvieto Classico

Year: 2016
Appellation: Orvieto
Country: Italy
Wine Enthusiast: 86
White Wine
Alcohol by Volume: 12.5%
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"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.