Date & Time:
Thursday, 22nd September
Your Place via Zoom,
From WES Studio
Vermentino is a white grape variety grown mainly in the Maremma region of north-western Italy and in Sardinia and Corsica. It produces crisp, dry wines with aromas of citrus peel and spice and a salty, savoury finish. Great as an aperitif or with grilled fish or chicken dishes. It is also grown under the name of Rolle along the Mediterranean coast of France,
Time: 7.00 to 8.15 pm.
Presenter: Malcolm Franks with Vivienne Franks.
From Waitrose Cellar (https://www.waitrosecellar.com) – Italy (Maremma) Vermentino, Pian del Bichi, ’20 (£9.99) and McClaren Vale, ‘Metal Label’ Vermentino, Berton Vineyards, ’21 (£7.99).
From Majestic Wine (Mix Six Prices): Sardinia – Vermentino, Eccelsa,’19 (£8.99) and France (Coteaux d’Aix en Provence) Gaia de Fortant,’20 (£9.99).
From The Wine Society: Sardinia – Vermentino di Sardegna, ‘Localia’ Melis, ‘20 (£9.50) and Corsica, Corse Calvi, Clos Culombu Blanc, Etienne Suzzoni, ‘20, (£12.50).