Tasting Notes: Similar to an orange wine, this ramato (copper) gets its colour and character from spending 30 days on the Pinot Grigio skins which are naturally pink in colour. Fleshy and textured on the palate with notes of ripe nectarines, clementine, strawberries and cream.
Region: Abruzzo, Italy
Varieties: 100% Pinot Grigio
Vegan. Organic. Biodynamic.
Pairing: Pad Thai, a creamy blue cheese or a wash-rind cheese
More Info: Cantina Orsogna is an award-winning Abruzzo cooperative specialising in native grapes of the region such as Montepluciano d`Abruzzo, Cococciola and Pecorino. Orsogna are committed to the biodynamic principles by which they make their wine and have many certified Demeter biodynamic wines. Under the brand Lunaria, they support the activities of the WWF LIFE Euroturtles project to protect turtles in the Mediterranean. The aim of the project is to improve the conservation status of the loggerhead turtle Caretta Caretta and the green turtle Chelonia Mydas.