Masianco Pinot Grigio E Verduzzo Delle Venezie IGT Masi 2007
The Boscaini family have been the owners of the Masi vineyards for six generations. Sandro Boscaini is the company president. The other members of the family involved are Sandro's children: Alessandra and Raffaele, and his brothers: Bruno who looks after the production processes, and Mario who is a sleeping partner in the company.
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Wine Tasting NotesThe wine has an intense straw-yellow color. The intense and fragrant bouquet is characterized by floral (wisteria) and fruity (apple, pear, bananas) notes. On the palate, it has a pleasant acidity, good freshness and intense taste. Medium bodied. The over-ripened Verduzzo leaves a delicate hazelnut note on the finish. A unique wine with a distinct personality, Masianco balances the clean, white fruit and citric acidity of Pinot Grigio with the complex, buttery, tropical fruit notes of Verduzzo.
Masianco Pinot Grigio e Verduzzo delle Venezie IGT 2007 - Masi: Ein frischer und fruchtiger Wein mit Aromen von Zitrusfrüchten, Aprikosen, getrockneten Feigen und Honig sowie einem feinen Vanilleton im Nachklang. Ein ausgezeichneter Begleiter für die moderne Küche, Vorspeisen, Fisch und helle Fleischsorten.Weingut: Masi AgricolaRegion: VenetienRebsorte: 75% Pinot Grigio, 25% VerduzzoInhalt: 0,75 lAlkoholgehalt: 13 Vol.%Lagerfähigkeit: 2 - 4 JahreFassreife: in Stahltanks ausgebautEmpfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8°C Suche nach Rebsorten > Weiße Rebsorten > Pinot Grigio
The 2007 Masianco from Masi is a blend of 75% Pinot Grigio and 25% Verduzzo. It is a simple but refreshing white to enjoy over the next year or so. Anticipated maturity: 2008-2009.
Deep straw yellow colour with greenish reflections. Complex and attractive on the nose with refreshing hints of citrus fruit and apricots. Easy drinking qualities on the front palate gradually give way to greater depth; delightfully soft and full-bodied. Flavors include ripe apples and a slight touch of honey. Dry and long on the finish.
Year after year, Masi rolls out one of the most interesting Pinot Grigio blends to come out of northern Italy. The Masianco difference is the slightly overripe Verduzzo component (25%) that adds mature fruit intensity and structure. Masianco is a clean and genuine wine, with floral fragrances and a crisp close.
Straw-yellow with a gold tinge. Pleasantly sweet aromas of fully ripe apricot and tropical fruit jump from the glass, with hints of cinnamon and brown sugar adding complexity. The palate is rich with grapey, tangerine and almond flavors; there's a hint of sweetness but harmonious acids keep this fresh and lively. Offers a lovely rich mouth feel but the persistent finish shows noteworthy freshness. This unique blend of grapes is a very successful one; although not terribly complex, the wine is irresistible in its juicy, grapey appeal.
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