A great front-porch wine, this full-bodied white is rich, vibrant, and focused. It tastes especially good on a warm night or as the star of any Southern gathering. We recommend pairing it with lemon-roasted chicken, low-country boils, mild flavored fish like flounder, or fresh vegetables cooked on the grill.
Recipe PairingsSlow-Cooker Corn ChowderCreamy Ham-and-Chicken MedleyOld-Fashioned Chicken Pot PieDouble-Crust Chicken Pot PiesBaked Potato SoupSheet Pan Shrimp and Vegetables with RiceGrilled Chicken and Garden Salsa
Central Coast, California, United States
Assyrtiko, the white wine grape of the Greek island Santorini, is grown by training the vines over several years to grow in the shape of a basket. The grape bunches grow on the inside, protected from the harsh sun and wind, and the leaves grow on the outside of the basket.