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  • Jancis Robinson
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  • Jancis Robinson
29 Jul 2004
 

Piemonte is usually associated with red wine but it is home to an unusual array of relatively aromatic white grapes too. Arneis is perhaps the most distinctive, but there is also Cortese, Erbaluce, masses of Moscato, usually fizzy, and Favorita.

Favorita is apparently related to Vermentino and arrived in Piemonte from Liguria in the…