There are very few traditional Italian rosés, but this charming rosé (called, traditionally, 'Chiaretto') from Matilde Poggi at Le Fraghe is a winner. Pale pink in color, this wine has aromas of wild strawberries, with flavors of berries, cherries, and bitter herbs and minerality creating a dry finish. Pair with salmon or goat cheeses.
Matilde Poggi at Le Fraghe makes food-friendly wines. She sees winemaking as being akin to cooking, the more you do it, the better you are, the more you love it. She has been making wines on her families vineyard for 26 years, and produces organically farmed wines traditional to the Bardolino appellation using indigenous grape varietals.Read more