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Nero d’Avola Cabernet Sauvignon

Variety

Nero d’Avola, Cabernet Sauvignon

Production Area

Sicily Region - Valle del Belice

Soil

Medium soil with predominantly calcareous clay with iron. Mediterranean climate.

Winemaking

Maceration for 12-15 days at 26° C with daily pump overs. Once racked, a portion of the wine is aged in small French oak barrels and the rest in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks.

Tasting notes

This wine has an intense ruby red color with matching highlights. Phenolic, with a bouquet full of spices, dark fruit, and touches of caramel. This wine has an elegant structure due to the soft tannins and sweet vanilla.

Pairing

The spices on the palate pair well with barbecued meat, pizza, salami, and aged cheeses like Pecorino. Serve between 14-16°C / 57-60°F. Fine for serving shortly after opening.

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14 February

Being drawn to the top of the fountain, the water passed through many pipes in various forms, then falling into the cistern beneath, it boiled with the force of its falling and waxed green like the sea. In the midst whereof, Galatea, as in the sea, bewailed her newly dead Acis, who lay on the shore, and as if he now began to be dissolved into a river, he sent forth two streams, one at his mouth, the other at his wound [ Ovid, Metamorphoses ] Today for #valentinesday we remind one of the most romantic #legends of our culture #Sicily #experiencesicily

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18 January

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15 January

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29 December

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23 October

AWARDS
AWC Vienna 2016

Nero d'Avola Passivento 2015Silver

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28 July

AWARDS
Best Wine in Box 2016

Catarratto Viognier Terre Siciliane IGT

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