The Baglio Curatolo Opium Grillo is a first-class white wine in a glass. It offers a wonderfully bright, light yellow color. The first nose of the Opium Grillo reveals nuances of jasmine, pineapple and mango. The fruity notes of the bouquet are joined by even more fruity, balsamic nuances.This Italian wine impresses with its elegantly dry taste. It was bottled with exceptionally low residual sugar. This is a genuine quality wine that clearly stands out from simpler qualities and so, despite its dryness, this Italian naturally delights with the finest balance. Taste does not necessarily need sugar. On the tongue, this balanced white wine is characterized by an incredibly light texture. The finish of this youthful white wine from the wine-growing region of Sicily is captivating with a good aftertaste.
Vinification of the Opium Grillo from Baglio Curatolo
The basis for the balanced Opium Grillo from Sicily are grapes from the Grillo grape variety. After being harvested by hand, the grapes are immediately taken to the press house. Here they are selected and carefully crushed. This is followed by fermentation in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperatures. At the end of fermentation, the Opium Grillo is allowed to continue harmonizing on the fine lees for a few months.
Dining recommendation for the Opium Grillo from Baglio Curatolo
Ideally, drink this white wine from Italy moderately chilled at 11 - 13°C as an accompaniment to vegetable salad with beetroot, omelette with salmon and fennel or spaghetti with yoghurt-mint pesto.