Vermentino is one of Italy’s most well-known white wines with a mysterious history . It is still unknown if Vermentino is a true Italian native or an import from Spain.
Other common names include:
• Bianca Antica
There are many more depending on the region or country.
Sardinia’s 2nd most planted grape, the variety also grows well on the coast of Tuscany and Liguria. Light-bodied but complex white wine with a bitter finish and good structure.
Dominant aromas and flavours include:
• Green apple
Secondary aromas and flavoursinclude:
• Yellow apple
Vermentino can stand up to richer foods such as fried seafood and tomato based sauces.