Messapia, Verdeca IGT Salento, Leone de Castris
Messapia, Verdeca IGT Salento, Leone de Castris
Verdeca grapes express themselves with the characteristic straw yellow and greenish highlights. The nose has interesting hints of wild flowers together with citrus fruits, bergamot and exotic pineapple notes. It has a fresh taste, savoury and nicely persistent. Very good with seafood dishes and fresh cheeses.

Country and Region: Italy,Puglia

Classification: IGT Salento

Producer: Leone de Castris

Wine Style: White

Grape Varieties : Verdeca

Vinification: Cold maceration and subsequent static decantation. Fermentation in steel tanks at controlled temperatures of 14-16° C. The wine is then stored on its lees for about 3 months before bottling and release.

ABV: 12.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: 86 points - Wine Spectator

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 79.50

Bottle Price: £ 13.25