2017 San Cassiano Soave
San Cassiano’s Soave is a bright, refreshing and wallet-friendly white wine made from 100% Garganega, which is a varietal native to northeast Italy. Grapes for San Cassiano’s Soave are sourced from a single vineyard planted in the 1950s. The old vines produce wines with aromas of citrus, mineral, and fresh herbs alongside a vibrant and crisp palate.
Winemaker: Mirko Sella
Varietals: 100% Garganega
Drinking window: Now - 2021
Cases made: 550
Food pairings: Classic Northern Italian pasta with cherry tomatoes, olive oil, mozzarella and fresh basil
- About The Producer
San Cassiano is a family-owned farm in the Valpolicella Hills just outside of Verona, Italy. Winemaker and owner Mirko Sella focuses on sustainability and old world techniques for micro production wines from his 10 acre vineyard. His Amarone wines are his most famous, but his Soave and extra virgin olive oils are also world class.
Luca Maroni Migliori Vini Italiani 90 points.
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