Lapilli, Fiano di Avellino 2020
Lapilli wines come from the Avellino Province of Campagnia of Southern Italy. The volcanic layers of soil help to create stunning mineral-driven and memorable wines. The indigenous varietals here have had thousands of years of adaption, finding balance in volcanic soils, high altitudes and cooling Mediterranean breezes.
Light straw yellow with greenish reflections. Fresh and vibrant with notes of citrus, pineapple, quince, white flowers, spice and hazelnut. Balanced and fresh with crisp acidity, medium body, pronounced minerality and a long finish. Ideal as aperitif, it pairs well with seafood and shellfish dishes; it also accompanies white meats, vegetables, soft and medium-soft cheeses.
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