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Imperfect Feteasca Alba 2017

The Experience

Drink When...
Embracing Your Flaws
Listen To...
Deer Hunter – Fading Frontier
Think About...
Beauty
Drink With...
BBQ Butter Chicken & Rice

The Oddbins Take

People often say they shoot for perfection but is it not our seeming flaws that identify us and are the true expressions of our beauty? Like Marilyn Monroe’s birthmark or Alexander the Great’s heterochromia; whenever things were getting too much, his friends and family would stare in to his different coloured eyes and the imperfect beauty would help them forget about all the genocide and megalomania.

The same is true of the vineyards of the Rasova winery, although at first glance many might consider the soil too low-fertile, the rainfall too infrequent and the breezes off the Danube too cooling but it is these supposed flaws that define wines such as Imperfect Feteasca Alba. For it is this terroir that delivers the wines characteristic fruity intensity, of yellow apple and peach and razor sharp mineral finish.

Country
Romania
Region
Murfatlar
Classification
DOC
Vintage
2017
Closure
Cork
Bottle Size
750ml
Residual Sugar
1.9 g/l
13.0%
£17.50

£17.50

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Body
Light Full bodied
Sweetness
Dry Sweet
Grape
Feteasca Alba (100%)
Oak
Suitable For Vegetarians
Suitable For Vegetarians
Imperfect Feteasca Alba 2017

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