Occhipinti - 2020 SM Santa Margherita

2020 SM Santa Margherita

Variety
Grillo
Region
Sicily, Italy
Abv
12.5%
Volume
750ml

We haven’t seen much in the way of white wine from Arianna, other than the blend released under the SP68 label. This is Grillo, a grape synonymous with the crickets that dance and sing through the vineyards. The vineyard itself is a somewhat like a paradise, 500 metres above sea level and surrounded by forest and olives. Burnt orange peel, stone, nutmeg and galangal, apricot and pie crust. It is a magnificent wine. Oh Arianna. The veritable princess of Sicilia. From great genes (her uncle is ...Read More...

We haven’t seen much in the way of white wine from Arianna, other than the blend released under the SP68 label. This is Grillo, a grape synonymous with the crickets that dance and sing through the vineyards. The vineyard itself is a somewhat like a paradise, 500 metres above sea level and surrounded by forest and olives. Burnt orange peel, stone, nutmeg and galangal, apricot and pie crust. It is a magnificent wine. Oh Arianna. The veritable princess of Sicilia. From great genes (her uncle is Giusto Occhipinti of COS) she has carved her own formidable reputation within the global wine industry, a champion of biodynamic viticulture, her wines are enchanting. 

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