Cerasuolo di Vittoria
Grape varieties: Nerello Mascalese 80% - Nerello Cappuccio 20%
Vineyards : the soil is volcanic, very rich in minerals, at an altitude of 650-750 m above sea level, with good range of temperature between day and night
Harvest : in the mid-end of October
Fermentation : after destemming the selected grapes are left to macerate and ferment at a controlled temperature for approximately 10 – 15 days. After drawing off, malolactic fermentation in steel vats always follows
Ageing : in stainless steel vats and 3-4 months in the bottle
Alcohol content : 13% vol.
Colour : red ruby
Nose : elegant and intense
Palate : dry, typical and e harmoniou
Food Pairings : red roasted meats, cheese, pasta dishes and spicy food
Serving temperature : 16-18°C.