2014 Birichino Monterey County Malvasia Bianca

SKU #1269071

Italian wine fans might recognize this varietal, which is extremely uncommon here in the US, but if the Birichino Malvasia Bianca is any indication of its potential, this won't be the last time. In Italian the word "birichino" refers to the fun-loving mischievousness of someone who lives the sweet life. With its incredibly floral nose - think lime, jasmine and elderflowers - you might think this wine would be sweet on the palate, but it is surprisingly (and pleasingly) bone dry, refreshing and minerally with tangy green apple and citrus fruit. Try this with seafood, spicy dishes, or duck confit.

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