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Grillo

Sicilia DOC

A varietal native to Sicily, the Grillo is the most famous white varietal on the island and was historically used for production of Marsala.

13%
Alcohol content
10-12°C
Serving temperature
Characteristics
Production area
Acate, in the province of Ragusa. This variety prefers typically sandy terrain that is sloped and gets a lot of sunlight. The type of farming is “Espalier”, used with an average density of planting where there are 4500 plants per 2.5 Acres.
Vinification
100% Grillo.The sustainably cultivated Grillo is often harvested at night in the second week in September. The grapes are subject to soft pressing and destemming in full protection from the air (reduction). The natural settling and fermentation take place at a controlled temperature of 18 °C for ten days. The wine is aged on its lees for five months, in stainless steel tanks with continuous battonage, to enrich the body of the wine.
Characteristics
Colour: Deep straw yellow.
Bouquet: A fragrant and distinctively tropical aroma featuring notes of mango and papaya blends well with inklings of jasmine and wildflowers.
Flavour: Balanced and harmonious with a delicate acidity and good persistency.
Pairings
Seafood, pasta dishes, grilled poultry, and baked fish. The aromatic richness of the Grillo grape makes this an ideal wine to pair with summer dishes like veal carpaccio with celery and strawberries.
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Ratings
ratings
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 19 - 91 pts
2021 I migliori vini italiani (Luca Maroni)
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 18 - Gold
2019 Mundus Vini
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 18 - Gold /2
2019 Sakura Women's Wine Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 18 - Gold /3
2019 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 17 - Gold
2018 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 17 -Silver
2018 Sakura Wine Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 17 - Bronze
2018 Japan Wine Challenge
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 16 - Gold
2017 Sommelier Wine Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 16 - Silver
2017 Mundus Vini
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Grillo STEMMARI Grillo 15 - Silver
2016 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Silver
2016 China Wine and Spirits Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Gold
2016 Gilbert and Galliard International Competititon
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Bronze
2016 Decanter Wine Awards 2016
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Bronze /2
2016 International Wine & Spirit Competition
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Gold /2
2016 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 15 - Silver /2
2016 China Wine & Spirits Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 14 - Bronze
2015 Decanter World Wine Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 14 - Silver
2015 International Wine Challenge
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 14 - Silver/2
2015 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 14 - Gold
2015 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 14 - Silver/3
2015 Mundus Vini
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 13 - Silver
2014 AWC Vienna
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 13 - Silver/2
2014 Decanter World Wine Awards
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 12 - Gold
2013 Daejeon Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 11 - Gold
2012 Berliner Wein Trophy
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Grillo FEUDO ARANCIO Grillo 11 - Silver
2012 Mundus Vini