WINES

Sole di Sesta

A warm, sunny and pulpy wine

DESCRIPTION

A single-variety wine with violet reflections and a captivating taste.

Sole di Sesta Sicilia DOC Cottanera is a ruby ​​red wine with purple reflections. On the nose, notes of sweet fruit and fresh Mediterranean nuances, combine with spicy notes of chocolate and black pepper. A wine with a captivating taste, full, balanced, warm, rich in pulp. The noble tannins are supported by a good acidity.

NAME

Sicilia DOC Syrah

COMPOSITION

100% Syrah

Years

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

13.5°
3.61
5.5 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

5908

SCHEDA TECNICA

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

13.5°
3.62
4.8 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

5500

SCHEDA TECNICA

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

13.5°
3.65
5.4 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

5600

SCHEDA TECNICA

MUNICIPALITY OF PRODUCTION

Castiglione di Sicilia

CONTRADA

Cottanera, Feudo di Mezzo

AGE OF THE VINEYARD

18 years

Altitudine: 750 METRI S.L.M. Tipo di suolo: LAVICO E LAVICO ALLUVIONALE Resa uva: 60 QUINTALI DI UVE PER ETTARO

HARVEST

Manual in small crates.

HARVEST PERIOD

10-20 days into September

The women of our team choose patiently the grapes by hand directly from the vines.

WINEMAKING

Destemming and maceration with skin contact at controlled temperature, 26-28°C, for about 20-25 days. Fermentation at controlled temperature, 26-28°C, with constant pumping of must over grapes and wine-pressing. Malolactic fermentation in 225 lt French oak barrels.

REFINEMENT

12 months in medium heavy toast French oak barrels(45% new). Followed by 18 months aging in bottle.

Pairings

IDEAL WITH

First courses with meat sauces, game, aged cheese

TRY IT WITH

Lasagna Bolognese. Roasted duck.