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Greco Nero

Greco Nero is a native Italian grape variety, which is believe to have Greek origins.

Colour, Aromas and Taste Profile

Greco Nero is a large-berried grape variety that produces wines with ruby red color. It has pleasant aromas and a distinctive vinous flavor.

Fresh Greco Nero grapes on the vine

Regional Features & Food Pairings

Greco Nero is mostly found in the region of Calabria in Italy. Greco Nero is often blended with Calabria's iconic red variety, Gaglioppo. Greco Nero is permitted in several DOCs in Calabria, often used as a blending partner. The wines exhibit flavors of plum, cherry and black fruit. Greco Nero is an ideal accompaniment to tomato sauced pasta dishes.

Foods to pair with Greco Nero:

Salad
Fish
Asian food
Light meat
Fun Fact about Greco Nero
Greco Nero is a mutation of its white sibling, Greco.

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Odoardi Terra Damia Rosso

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Odoardi Terra Damia Rosso is a captivating red wine that showcases the expertise of its producer. Hailing from the renowned appellation of Calabria, this wine is crafted from grapes grown in exceptional vineyards. The vineyard features unique characteristics, such as sun-drenched slopes and well-drained soils, which contribute to the wine's distinct flavor profile. The winemaking process involves careful selection and gentle handling of the grapes, followed by a meticulous fermentation and aging process. The result is a wine that exudes elegance and finesse, with a harmonious balance of fruit, tannins, and acidity. Odoardi Terra Damia Rosso is a true testament to the artistry and passion behind its creation.
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Food Pairing:
Beef
Chicken
Pork
Burger, Sandwich And Wrap
Pasta
Soup
Vegetable
Asian Food
Salmon
Lamb
Game
Croquette
Cheese
Dip Sauce
Egg
Ham And Bacon
Sausage
Turkey
Bruschetta And Crostini
Casserole
Mushroom
Potato
Risotto
Corn Meal
Paella
Quiche And Savoury Tart
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