Greco

Greco

Group of a dozen unrelated varieties, including some red ones. Most important:

  • Greco Bianco: Calabrian variety; reportedly same as Malvasia di Lipari. Best DOP: Greco di Bianco.
  • Greco: Campanian variety. Wines are full bodied, oily, tannic; deep yellow. Ageworthy. Aromas & flavors: Yellow flowers, honey, peach, pear, tropical fruit. Best DOP: Greco di Tufo.