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2016 Donnafugata Italian White "Sur Sur Grillo"

Winery: Donnafugata

Vintage: 2016

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Sur Sur Grillo"

Wine Category: Italian White

Grape blend: 100% Grillo

Region: Sicilia

State or country: Italy

Price: $20

Cases produced: 1,200

KWG Score: 89.3 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: August 17, 2017

Wine Review: This white gold colored Grillo is an impressive summer wine. It opens with a very fragrant Honeydew melon and lemon bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and juicy. The flavor profile is a very tasty mineral infused tangerine and pineapple blend with notes Anjou pear and lime. The finish is dry and very refreshing. This wine would be perfect with a grilled swordfish steak with a lemon butter drizzle. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Brilliant straw yellow, on the nose SurSur 2016 offers a fresh bouquet with fruity notes of white peaches combined with scents of elderflowers and rosemary. A soft palate, the fruity notes return combined with pleasant freshness. To be enjoyed within 3 years. Enjoy with friends. We recommend it as an aperitif or at your gourmet picnics. It matches perfectly with seafood appetizers, vegetarian first courses or with fish.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Donnafugata 2016 Sur Sur.

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