Baciami 2006 Albana di Romagna ($11.00)
Clear, rather bright gold color. Attractively fruity aroma, fresh peaches on the first aroma impression, with a more subtle apricot note and something simply floral like honeysuckle joining in as you swirl and sniff. The tutti-frutti aromas hint at sweetness to follow, and there's certainly fresh-fruit sweetness here, but it's gentle, not syrupy, with crisp acidity keeping the balance on the quenching side. Clean, fresh and long, quaffable at just 9% alcohol. You probably couldn't call this a "serious" white, but it's mighty easy to like, and works and plays very well indeed with good things to eat. US Importer: John Given Wines Co., Manhasset, N.Y. (Mar 5, 2008)

FOOD MATCH: Chicken pot pie with fresh veggies and herbs - a simple revelation, fruit and gentle sweetness with mellow comfort flavors.

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