From the suppliers of top Michelin restaurants in Britain, this stunning wine will not disappoint you.
Evocation of the black colour, essence of a vine that comes from afar.
Roots. The past tense of the verb to be.
At first, be in the land, making the wine.
A challenge to this reclaim the roots. Dark.
Eros hiding. On the label, a feathered serpent.
A breathe, and reveals a hidden wine.
The ancient myth of Cupid and Psyche feeds the search for an obscure wine.
And yet loved unconditionally.
Note: The merchant reserves the right to replace the item with a later vintage, if the previous vintage is no longer available. Please contact us in advance of ordering if you are seeking the specific vintage stated in the title.
Denomination: Sicilia i.g.t.
Varietal: Nero d'Avola, monovarietal
Agronomist: Federico Curtaz
Oenologist: Federico Curtaz
Colour: Intense purplish red
Nose: Morello cherry, blackberry, red fruits
Taste: Good acidity with measured tannins and rich and complex aromas. The wine has a good acidity, measured tannins, fresh with a nice persistence in the mouth.
Characteristics of Production Land
Production Area: comune di Noto, Val di Noto
Area under vine: 1.5 hectares (4 acres)
Year of vineyards planting: 1998
Altitude above sea level: mt.50 (165 feet)
Soil: clay loam with spread "vulcaniti", a peculiar geological anomaly
Vine density: 8,000 plants per hectare / 3,200 plants per acre
Training system: head-trained, planted at 1.15x1.15
Harvest technique: by hands using perforated crates
Average yield: 70 q./ha
Vinification and Ageing:
Fermentation: in stainless steel at controlled temperature
Time of maceration on the skins: 48/72 hours
Malolactic Fermentation: spontaneous in stainless steel
Yearly average production: 5,600 bottles (750ml), 500 magnums (1.5 litres)
Due to the weight of the items, please use the following delivery options based on the number of bottles you are purchasing.
Express: 1-2 bottles
1-2 Days: 3-4 bottles
1st Class: 5-8 bottles
48 Hour: 9-12 bottles
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Produced by: Tenuta di Fessina
Sold by: FortyFive10
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