Aldo Viola "Brutto" Vino Frizzante Bianco 2022 750ml

Aldo Viola

$25.99
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SKU:
AVBR221
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Producer:
Aldo Viola
Subcategory:
Sparkling Wine
Country:
Italy
Region:
Sicily
Raw Materials:
Negrara, Cabernet Savardo, Tyrolese, Marzemino
Vintage:
2022
Volume:
750ml
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Aldo's pure Catarratto “pét-nat” comes from his iron-rich limestone slopes in northwest Sicily, crown-capped toward the end of its initial fermentation (spontaneous, of course) with no additions whatsoever. The resulting brew offers striking varietal purity, showcasing Catarratto’s apricot-and-peach lusciousness with an alluring smoky undercurrent.
“Brutto” is controlled and balanced without being polite, and it’s of a piece with his still wines in its combination of effortless complexity and arresting purity of fruit. Bubbles are controlled rather than foamy, and it has great persistence for such a straightforwardly produced wine. There are but 150 cases for the United States to be had of this vivacious sparkler!