The “Vermentino di Gallura DOCG” smell of sun, wind, Mediterranean maquis, rock e sea… Smells of Gallura!
The white wine “Vermentino di Gallura” is considered one of the best wines of Sardinia. It is produced in the part of north Sardinia called ” Gallura ” and precisely in a territory of 21 municipalities in the province of Sassari.
The Vermentino, whose variety is hypothetical Spanish origin, is now one of the top selling white wines in Italy. Very well known and loved by a wide audience it is produced in Sardinia and in other Italian regions .
The wine shows beautiful yellow color straw- more or less loads to highlight the different facilities to match with scents sometimes delicately fruity and elegant or extensive and minerals to underscore the extraordinary environmental influences. It has a structural bearing able to keep in time and hold many dishes of Gallura cuisine.
The “Vermentino di Gallura” has become wine Denomination of Controlled and Guaranteed Origin in 1996 and is the only wine of Sardinia that can boast of this prestigious brand name.
The Vermentino is also cultivated in Liguria and Tuscany buts in Gallura that expresses the best of itself.
It is appreciated as an aperitif when served very coo. It matches perfectly with appetizers, main courses of fish and fries and shellfish.
It can also accompany roasted white meats, interesting it is the combination with sweet cheese (preferably Sardinian pecorino cheese).