APPELLATION IGT Terre Siciliane
AREA OF PRODUCTION Contrada Bastonaca, Vittoria (RG), Southeastern Sicily
GRAPE VARIETY blend of Nero D’Avola 60%, Grenache 20% and Tannat 20%
AGRICULTURE in organic conversion
ALTITUDE 230 meters a.s.l.
SOIL red soil, medium consistency, formed of sub-alpine sands of Pliocene origin, of
TRAINING SYSTEM “alberello” free standing bushes, planting pattern (1.20m x 1.20m)
PLANTING DENSITY 7.000 plants/ha
AVERAGE AGE OF VINEYARDS Nero D’Avola 30 years, Grenache and Tannat 9 years
YIELD/ HECTARE 6,000 kg/ha
HARVEST PERIOD beginning of October, handpicked in small cases
VINIFICATION Manual selection of the grapes, destemming followed by 8 days on
the skins; after racking, malolactic in stainless steel tanks
AGING 12 months in new oak French tonneau and a minimum of 8 months in the
COLOR bright garnet red
SCENT Strong, with hints of red fruit and spices, chocolate
TASTE Full, with vanilla tannins and long finish
PAIRING Game, stew and well-aged cheeses
SERVING TEMPERATURE 15-18° C
Total price including shipping and delivery to your door
In case of non-delivery due to defaults by the shipper, the shipment will be repeated without charge.
In the event of breakage of one or more bottles due to defaults by the shipper, a new shipment will be made without charge or the entire sum paid will be refunded.
We are not responsible for defects in wines and bottles, due to the work of the winemaker.
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