Is Pecorino a good wine?

What does Pecorino wine taste like?

What does Pecorino wine taste like? On the palate, Pecorino is carved in the rocks, with strong acidity, broad structure, and alcohol that hits like a truck. It’s sharp and super salty but never rude. Persistence and thickness are terrific.

What do you drink Pecorino with?

Wine Pairing Pecorino (Italy)

  • Cabernet Sauvignon.
  • Chianti / Sangiovese (Italy)
  • Barbaresco / Barolo (Italy)
  • Malbec (Argentina)
  • Rioja Reserva (Spain)
  • Syrah (France)
  • Shiraz (Australia)

Is Pecorino like Pinot Grigio?

It’s top notch Italian white with a little more heft and gumption than Pinot Grigio. In short, this grape is meant to grow in Italy and it produces a really high quality white that almost never leaves the country. Traditional distribution channels outside of Italy have a hard time selling obscure grapes like Pecorino.

Does Aldi sell Pecorino?

Castellore Italian Pecorino 75cl | ALDI.

Is Pecorino wine similar to Sauvignon Blanc?

Once you get to know it — and you’ll want to get to know it — Pecorino will find its place in your heart alongside big-name white wines like Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Grigio. It’s the kind of grape that can be approachably youthful or age-worthy and complex.

What do you use Pecorino Romano for?

Pecorino is an ideal grating cheese—firm enough to hold up to a microplane, but rich enough to melt into any number of pasta dishes you might use it with. For everyday occasions, because it’s usually less expensive than Parmigiano-Reggiano, pecorino is best over pastas like cacio e pepe and pasta alla gricia.

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