Wine Melini, Orvieto Classico DOC Secco, 2014
Wine of pale yellow color.
The wine is soft and balanced taste with distinctive notes of white peach and bitter almond, as well as an elegant finish.
Fresh aroma of the wine reveals hints of hawthorn flowers, subtle nuances of musk and almonds.
The wine goes well with appetizers, fish, mollusks, crustaceans, eggs, young cheeses.
Melini wine house was founded in 1705 on the outskirts of Florence, in the village of Pontassieve. Melini wine immediately became famous for their high quality, but until the middle of the XIX century they were delivered only to the domestic market, while in 1865, Alfredo Laborel Melini has not created a woven straw wafer bottle, allowing safe transport of wine abroad. In 1877, the Chamber of Commerce awarded the Florence House Melini diploma and a gold medal for the development and strengthening of the vast markets of Tuscan wines abroad. House Melini has confirmed its excellent reputation, and still produces some of the best-selling wines in the world. At the beginning of the XX century Melini to expand their holdings and bought about 200 hectares of vineyards in the Chianti Classico, and built a new winery in Gadzhiano di Poggibonsi, where they remain to this day. Melini is a part of GRUPPO ITALIANO VINI ("Group of Italian wines").