Cabras 2002 "Cielo Bleu" Vermentino di Sardegna ($11.99)
This is a clear, pale-gold wine from Sardinia, with a good, fresh scent of white fruit lent complexity by aromatic notes of almonds and banana oil. Light and crisp, fresh and snappy white-fruit flavors evoke apples and pears, with a squirt of lemon in its clean, tart finish. US Importer: HB Wine Merchants, NYC. (Mar 18, 2005)

FOOD MATCH: natural match for seafood and fish, it went well, too, with a vegetarian pasta dinner, rapini (broccoli rabe) with orechiette.

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