Ronco dei Pini 2006 Collio Pinot Grigio ($16.00)
Clear, rather rich straw color with a touch of bronze. Complex aromas blend apples, limes and a musky whiff of ripe melon. Mouth-filling and quenching, dry and tart, a distinct minerally note playing counterpoint to fresh, snappy citrus on the palate. Tart lime lingers in a long finish. US Importer: John Given Wines Co., Manhasset, N.Y. (Jun 1, 2008)

FOOD MATCH: Would go well with mild white fish or chicken dishes; it was fine with a simple omelet filled with earthy Gruyère cheese, which worked especially well with the musky notes of the Pinot Grigio.

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