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Fish Acqua Pazza

Fish in Tomato

Acqua Pazza means crazy water, a Neapolitan recipe inspired by local products.

Pairing Suggestions

Falanghina Spumante (Italy)
Fiano (Italy)
Greco di Tufo (Italy)
Rosé (World)
Verdicchio (Italy)
Albariño (Spain)

Other Excellent Alternatives

Champagne (France)
Metodo Classico (Italy)
Prosecco (Italy)
Cava (Spain)


Acqua Pazza was invented by fishermenn who cooked the catch of the day directly on the boat with simple and handy ingredients and used seawater to substitute the expensive salt.

The recipe is simple: poached white fish in a cherry tomato broth, and the wine should not overpower it.

The best wine choice is a Neapolitan white, but a Verdicchio from Marche or Albariño from Spain are super matches.

Tomatoes are acidic, so a fresh, crispy, and dry white wine will make it shine. Rosé are a wonderful match by color.

Avoid. Tannic reds.

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