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  • California

    Viticulture in California began in the 1700s as Spanish missionaries worked their way north fro...

  • Marsala

      Marsala is the regional fortified wine of Sicily, Italy. As with other famous European for...

  • Salaparuta

  • Italy

    Wine in Italy is as much an integral part of everyday culture as love, family, cuisine and usin...

  • Sicily

      Wine grapes have always grown on the Italian island of Sicily. Some say it was Dionysus, t...

  • Sicilia

      Wine grapes have always grown on the Italian island of Sicily. Some say it was Dionysus, t...

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  • Sicilia Igt

      The Italian island of Sicily is home to numerous DOCs and several IGTs. The latter denotes...

Popular Wineries using Grillo

  • Barefoot Cellars

    We got our start as a "garage wine" back in the Sixties but really stepped up what Barefoot wa...

  • Livingston Cellars

    Since 1984 and 17 years, the de facto estate wine of Livingston Moffett winery has been bottled ...

  • Dumol Wine Company

    Our 25 acre biodynamically farmed Estate Vineyard is located on an undulating eastfacing slope of...

  • Francis Ford Coppola Winery

      Francis Ford Coppola’s love for wine didn’t just sprout up overnight. His grandfather, ...

  • Almaden Vineyards

    For over 150 years, Almaden Vineyards wines have been welcome at America's table. We offer a wide...

  • Matchbook

    Our Vision. "Produce wines we love to drink at prices we don't mind paying

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Grillo on Snooth

  • Bianco Maggiore Grillo 2012

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    I bought this bottle of white wine for £8 from a shop in London's Kensington ... ... ]. It is made from the grillo grape, an ancient variety native to Sicily and which is used in the production of Marsala although this is a simple bottle of white wine rather than he fortified Marsala. The grillo grape is good at withstanding the hot and dry c... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • Feudo Arancio Nero d'Avola Sicilia IGT 2012

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    No written review

    Wine review by mamazang


  • Grillo & Inzolia Kailá Sicilia IGT 2012

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    Not much going on here with this Sicilian white blend. Light and crisp but not much fruit, depth or zip. Kind of like a flat sauv blanc. Read More

    Wine review by vin0vin0


  • Canapi Grillo 2011

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    Really refreshing and somewhat delicate nose. Notes of citrus (grapefruit and meyer lemon) and white flowers and some herbaceous notes like lemon verbana or lemongrass. On the palate it is both full and round, and fairly long to boot. Notes of white grape, apple, honey? and a long lasting kind salty minerality. Lots of well integrated acid. This... Read More

    Wine review by JenniferT


  • Thanks all! As always, you guys never disappoint! What do you think about ... any info on snooth regarding grillo. I did do some research on da internets (albeit less than usual), and I didn't really find out much about it at all.Grillo is but one of many of these new-to-me grapes I've come across lately. Exciting! Maybe I'll post about them h... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Italian grape varieties


  • The one Grillo I've had was from Fruili...the most acidic wine I've ever had.Nebbiolo (Barolo, Barbaresco, etc.) tends to hold the most intrigue for me, though it's a wild wine. Similar to Burgundy, Baroli and Barbaresco can be hard to know when to drink. Was lucky enough to have a '97 Aldo Conterno Colonnello that was in a great place the other... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Italian grape varieties


  • From the Wiki:GrilloGrape (Vitis) Color of berry skin: BlancSpecies: Vitis viniferaAlso called: RidduOrigin: Italy Grillo, also known as Riddu and Rossese bianco, is a white Italian wine grape variety which withstands high temperatures and is widely used in Sicilian wine-making and, in particular, for Marsala. Its origins are uncertain, but it m... Read More

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  • I'm continuing to try to broaden my wine horizons and try a broad spectrum ... I picked up was made from Grillo (most often used for Marsala, but also used in dry whites). I looked up this grape in snooth's database of grapes, but I got nothing. So it is up to us snoothers to develop such content? If that's the case, I'll try to make some cont... Read More

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  • With harvest truly getting underway in northern California, up to now it's ... Occhipinti, Albanello/Zibibo/Grillo, SP68, Terre Siciliane $45 Reds 2011 Burlotto, Pelaverga, Verduno $352006 Heinrich Mayr-Nusser, Lagrein Riserva $502011 Laura Aschero, Rossese, Riviera Ligure di Ponente $652010 Mastrojanni, Rosso di Montalcino $502011 Montevertin... Read More

    From the article 6 Great Wine Lists


  • Hi I'm new to this. I am hopeless when it comes to wine but I'm getting ... also recommended il padrino grillo wine. We are trying to stick to a budget but I don't want to sacrifice good quality wine for this. Has anyone advice? Than Read More

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