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Zenato San Benedetto 2018 Wine Review

Zenato San Benedetto 2018

Zenato San Benedetto 2018

Lugana, Veneto D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Zenato San Benedetto

Agent: Joseph Cipelli Wines & Spirits

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From the Veneto wine region, Zenato San Benedetto Lugana 2017 is a zesty white Verdicchio with lime-lemon zest with clementine, ripe peach, blanched almond and green herb flavours on the palate. Tangy acidity for food. Pair with brunch fare. MINE: Zenato San Benedetto Lugana 2017 is a zesty white Verdicchio from the Veneto wine region. Lots of liquid lime-lemon zest with soft orange, stone fruit and green herb flavours on the palate. Tangy acidity for food. Pair with brunch fare, on the patio or a weekend lunch date. OTHER: With the onset of warmer weather, a refreshing white wine is often just the thing to complete the perfect outdoor dining experience. White wines from Veneto may not be on your white-wine radar, but they should be. Trebbiano di Lugana (a.k.a. Verdicchio) is bright and animated, with zesty orange citrus, peach, apple and pineapple tones. This has the lift to work with a wide range of foods including fish, chicken in a mushroom cream sauce, and pasta, but it will also be a fine sipper. (Vintages Panel, updated). - Community Wine Reviews

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