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Ribolla Gialla, Gravner - 2008

Item # 34429 750mL
$74.96/ Single Bottle
$674.64 $607.18/ Case of 9
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Tasting Notes

The wines of Gravner belong in the extreme vain of winemaking even though they use an ancient method of vinification and aging (amphorae) in many of their wines. You'll see the intense yellow color (an orange wine, in fact) of this wine which is indicative of the complex nature of the tannins and fruit. Decant and enjoy with a modest chill.


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About the Producer

Josko Gravner Friuli, Italy Josko Gravner has been heralded as one of the greatest and most influential winemakers in Friuli and beyond. In his relentless pursuit of perfection, Gravner pioneered stainless steel fermentation and temperature control technology, then experimented with barrique fermentation producing wines that were quickly celebrated and imitated, before eschewing technology and...

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Astor's Glossary of Terms

Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Famous for its fascinating and unusual white wines, this region is home to many avant-garde winemakers (such as Gravner and Vie di Romans) who have expanded their repertoire of winemaking styles to include both the most modern, stainless-steel and barrique-influenced wines, to über-traditional wines with long maceration periods, fermented in clay amphorae. The grape that benefits most from the...

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