2017 Planeta Alastro

Planeta (Sicily)

$170.29 + $228.85 Shipping (14 - 20 days)

$170.29 + $228.85 Shipping (14 - 20 days)

$340.58 + $228.85 Shipping (14 - 20 days)

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From Planeta (Sicily), we received this 2017 Planeta Alastro ($170.29), a white wine that contains grecanico dorato of 2017 and comes with an alcohol content of 12.5%. According to Uvinum users, this white wine earns 4 out of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Planeta Alastro

Type Of Wine: white wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
Appellation:Sicily (Sicily,Italy)
Winery: Planeta
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Grecanico Dorato (100%)
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12.5%

Description · Planeta

2017 Planeta Alastro (Grecanico Dorato)

TASTING NOTES OF 2017 Planeta Alastro:

  • View: Straw yellow, green reflections.
  • Nose: aromas of ripe white melon and white peach, pleasant sweet notes of white chocolate and meringue.
  • Mouth: Fine, fresh and pleasantly soft palate, an end with a return of delicate floral notes.

APPELLATION: Sicily.

GRAPES: Grecanico 70%, 15% Grillo, Sauvignon Blanc 15%.

AGEING: 6 months on fine lees.

PREPARATION: fermentation in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 15 °C for about 12 days.

PAIRING: Mediterranean, vegetarian cuisine, dishes based on fish and seafood.

TEMPERATURE: 10-12 ℃

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13%

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Posted on at 15.21

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

Pale straw with hints of green reflections.This is an austere and polite wine with aromas of ripe white melon and white peach Etna, followed by sweet, almost white chocolate and meringue flavours and hints of minerality. The palate is thin and unexpectedly soft. A nice acidity enhances the...
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Posted on at 20.04

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

Daffodil Smells. Roasted flavours.
The best recommendation of Sicily.
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Posted on at 14.16

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

Bright straw yellow with hints of green Peachy nose, with hints of vanilla, jasmine and green tea
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Posted on at 16.52

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

The Sicilia Bianco Alastro Planeta was founded in Ulmo vineyards and Gurra, located in the municipality of Sambuca di Sicilia, in the province of Agrigento. This wine takes its name from a wild...
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Posted on at 03.57

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

Alastro Alastro is the name of the wild thorn broom, which littered the spring the valleys around Lake Arancio with yellow flowers. It is a thoroughbred Grecanico from the historic, 25-year-old...
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Posted on at 13.49

4/5

Planeta Alastro 2017

Alastro is a flower that surrounds the Sambuca estate lending its name to the wine. Alastro wine is a blend of the aromatic Grillo, Sauvignon Blanc and Grecanico grapes. Alastro has delicate melon...
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Reviews about Planeta Alastro 2016

Charles Walcott
Charles Walcott

4/5

That white is perfect for special occasions.
The colour was rather dark golden yellow, it seemed almost white. It has aromas of white flowers. This white is lasting, it has a long aftertaste.
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Reviews about Planeta Alastro 2015

Adam Smith
Adam Smith

4/5

It was part of a corporate gift.
Typical opacity of a Planeta. Notes of white fruits such as apples. The truth is that I couldn't find any particular flavour, although I liked it.
We paired the...
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Reviews about Planeta Alastro 2014

Paul Wing
Paul Wing

4/5

Planeta Alastro Bianco 2014
I had it at some good friends house.
Planeta typical opaque colour. Predominant aromas of white fruits. It left a long aftertaste behind.
Best drink paired.
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Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

4/5

It is better not to pair this with food, as otherwise its fabulous taste might not be appreciated adequately. I opened this 2014 with a friend.
Attractive and intense colour. Lemon and grapefruit...
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Charles Walcott
Charles Walcott

4/5

I had participated in a prize draw and got it as a gift.
Very light flavour. Clear memories of white flowers. The mild flavour and the chocolate were present.
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