Figari Blanc Clos Canarelli, Figari, Corsica 2015
Clos Canarelli, Figari
Yves Canarelli is no doubt one of the most gifted Corsican winemakers and renowned worldwide to boot! Using biodynamic methods, he’s a great ambassador of the local grape varieties. Clos Canarelli’s wines symbolise the renewal and vitality of vineyards in the area around Figari. The ‘Terra d’Orasi’ wines exude class and are some of the very best in Corsica. They are seriously amongst the best wines in the portfolio.
Made from Vermentinu vines planted on granite soils using traditional winemaking techniques, Clos Canarelli Figari Blanc 2013 is pale lemon in colour vibrant acidity which balances the fatness of the wine. An abundance of fresh lemons and a touch of herbaceousness and stoniness on the nose and palate make this a perfect pairing with seafood. Yves Canarelli is passionate about making wines from native varietals to produce top quality, distinctive wines and Clos Canarelli Figari Blanc is a fantastic example of his winemaking talent.
Grape: 100% Vermentinu (or Vermentino or Rolle)