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Luca Ferraris Viognier Monferrato Bianco Sensazioni 2013

Luca Ferraris Viognier Monferrato Bianco Sensazioni 2013

750ML    
Sku: 057236

Piedmont's sole Viognier producer, Luca Ferraris, makes a bright, savory rendition of the grape, eschewing the oily, overly, unctuous style that is the norm for so many other Viognier producers. This wine is not just a curiosity - it's also a delight.

Tasting notes
Why does the winemaker call this “Sensazioni?” Luca Ferraris will say it’s because the wine has scents ranging from pears to bananas to exotic fruit, notes that no other Viognier from anywhere else possesses — so his wine delivers pleasant “sensations” when sipped. We stock the 2012 vintage, and while I’ve enjoyed this wine for years, this most recent vintage really stands out for its exceptional balance of subtle peach and tropical flavors with alluring, stony minerality. And there’s not a hint of oiliness.
~ Beth, 67Wine Buyer

Review
Piedmont's sole Viognier producer, Luca Ferraris, makes a bright, savory rendition of the grape, eschewing the oily, overly, unctuous style that is the norm for so many other Viognier producers. This wine is not just a curiosity - it's also a delight.

Food pairing
I last tried the “Sensazioni” with some lasagna that a friend had baked. The wine cut perfectly through the buttery richness of the bechamel, but had enough flavor to stand up to the woodsy character of the dish’s mushrooms. Next time, I might drink this alongside some pasta dressed only with butter and thyme, just to enjoy the wine’s dry-fruit aspect a little more. The Luca Ferraris “Sensazioni” also drinks perfectly well on its own. In a word, sensational!
~ Beth, 67Wine Buyer

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Country: Italy
Region: Piedmont
Sub-Region: Monferrato
Grape Varietal: Viognier
Type: Still wine

Reg. $18.99

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