2013 Insolia (Valle dell' Cate "Case Ibidini")
Valle dell'Acate "Tenuta Ibidini", Insolia, Sicilia, Italy 2013100% Insolia PASSION FRUIT & GENTLE LEMON, LIGHTLY FLORAL AROMAS, MOST REFRESHING Gaetana Jacono is a sixth-generation winemaker, and the Tenuta Ibidini line of wines is named for the estate where some of her family's oldest vineyards are located. The Insolia grape is conducive to bright, tropical, aromatic wines with a quality of fresh almonds, citrus, and floral aromas. Planted primarily in western Sicilia, it is also grown in Tuscany, where it is known as Ansonica. This might just be your new favorite, awesomely-quaffable, first-course, hangin' out with friends kind of wine. Serving Suggestion: Mild cheeses, grilled NC trout w/ lemon & capers, tangy tapenade, or olives stuffed w/ anchovies - breaded & deep fried.