2011 Tenuta Le Calcinaie Vernaccia di San Gimignano

Ralph Kyte-Powell
Fwd: 1st lot Bottle shots Uncorked 12/02/2013
Fwd: 1st lot Bottle shots Uncorked 12/02/2013 Photo: jdale@fairfaxmedia.com.au
Variety Italian varietals
WINERY Tenuta Le Calcinaie
RRP 26

From Tuscany, this easy-going white's bright-and- breezy aroma suggests blossom, peach, citrus and minerals. Attractively intense, straightforward and soft, it has a dry appetising ending and slight firmness underneath. (Cork; 12.5 per cent alcohol.)
Ageing? No.
Food ideas Tuna carpaccio.