WINE NAME: CONTRAST OF SICILIAN TERRE IGP RED
VARIETY USED: Nero d'Avola 100%
PRODUCTION AREA: Bosco Falconeria between the provinces of Trapani and Palermo in the center of the Gulf of Castellammare del Golfo.
AVERAGE AGE OF VINES: 15 years
AVERAGE ALTITUDE OF VINEYARDS: 200 meters above sea level
FIRST VINTAGE: 2012
HARVEST: Between the first and second ten days of September, depending on the weather. The grapes are harvested by hand.
VINIFICATION; Simple, without particular technical measures, in order not to alter the real qualitative potential of the grapes and the territorial expressions of the product.
REFINEMENT IN WOOD; one year in 30 hectoliters wooden barrels
REFINING IN BOTTLE: at least one year
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%
SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18 ° C
COLOR: Intense ruby red
BOUQUET: Intense red fruits such as blackberry and cherry, a light note of caper and a slight hint of spice.
TASTE: deep of great thickness and high softness
PAIRING: Nero D'Avola goes very well with important first courses of Sicilian cuisine, red meats, braised meats and aged cheeses.