Va la prima donna

Winery: Va La Vineyards
Grapes: Malvasia Bianca, Petit Manseng, Pinot Grigio, Tocai Friulano, Fiano
Appellation: Pennsylvania (Chester County)
Cost: $44 (vintage 2017)

Description: Like all of Va La’s wines, funky and constantly evolving. Honey, dried fruit, tropical fruit, savory herbs.

Why it’s a Benchmark PA Wine: Pennsylvania’s original orange wine! Made in this style long before skin-contact white wines were cool.