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2015 Maixei Ligure di Ponente Pigato DOC
201 Maixei Riviera Ligure di Ponente Pigato

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The term 'maixei' is used in local dialect to refer to dry stone walls which support the strips of land used for the cultivation of vineyards, olive groves, flowers and vegetables. The vineyards that provide the grapes for Maixei wines are situated on the cultivated terraces which make the landscape so distinctive.Maixei wines combine the essence of dry stone walling, a traditional technique used in Liguria, with a modern flavor, imbued with memories of the past. The grapes are harvested by hand, Fermentation takes place at controlled temperature (28 ° C) in stainless steel tanks and selected yeasts. Made from a local white grape that only grows in Liguria, Pigato is a flagship wine of Ligurian winemaking. It is a dry white wine with straw yellow color. It has an intense fruity aroma, with hints of peach and apricot, with notes of almond and a distinctly citrus taste, with notes of grapefruit. It is an elegant dry wine with a fresh taste and good balance. It matches very well with fish dishes which exalt the freshness and the quality of the ingredients. Enjoy it with fish, seafood,salads, lighter cheeses as well as grilled chicken.

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