Reviews about 2017 Planeta Alastro

Planeta (Sicily)

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  • Planeta Alastro 2017

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    • 4 /5
    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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  • Planeta Alastro 2017

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    • 4 /5
    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 bush in spring filled with yellow flowers valleys around Lake Arancio. It is produced mainly with...
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  • Planeta Alastro 2017

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    • 4 /5
    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 vineyard Ulmo who brings the unique properties of this noble and traditional Sicilian variety in the...
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  • Planeta Alastro 2017

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    • 4 /5
    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 and peach aromas on the nose; on the mouth it is characterized by a good acidity which makes this...
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