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- n. A cow's-milk cheese with firm pale-yellow flesh, and a mild flavour, originating in Friuli, Italy.
Back to wine, hopefully - Eric mentioned tocai friulano, which is a great value.
By joining the BigOven community you'll see the big picture! anchovies (about 32 fish) 1 1/2 cups tocai friulano or other dry Friuli onion peeled, halved, and thinly sliced
However, there is a great winery in the Finger Lakes called Ventosa that makes a very nice tocai friulano for $16.
Don't hesitate, though, to try wines from the many other white grapes - including friulano, which to me tastes similar to sauvignon blanc.
Pobblebonk is a blend of various varieties but I'm too tired to list them all - oh OK, so there's chardonnay and pinot grigio and riesling and friulano and muscat blanc and probably something else too.
Palmer, who was our host at the bar on our visit, has picked some winners for the wine list, including the crisp, flavorful '07 Di Lenardo tocai friulano, ($4 for 3 ounce portion), a' 03 Ada Nada "Valeirano" nebbiolo from Barbaresco ($8) and a 2007 nero d'Avola from Cossentino ($3), which he deems a perfect "pizza wine."
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