Girolamo Dorigo 2005 Colli Orientali del Friuli Ribolla Gialla ($17.99)
Clear light gold. Grapefruit and white pepper on the nose and palate; juicy and fresh, clean fruit over a hint of stony minerality, wrapped up with a high note of fresh-fruit acidity and a distinct scent of lemon. Very attractive wine, more than just a summer sipper. US Importer: Panebianco LLC, NYC. (Jul 6, 2007)

FOOD MATCH: Made to go with seafood, it was beautiful with sea scallops and jumbo Alabama shrimp pan-seared in butter and olive oil over linguine.

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