Forfice, Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico (Cru)

50% Nero d’Avola, 50% Frappato. Perfect natural blend of the territory. Only cultivated in Forfice vineyard


forficeSoil: Dunes of prehistoric sands

Training and yield: 50 q.ls, Espalier

Altitude: m 189 above sea level

Vinification: harvesting manually in Forfice vineyard by only selected grapes. Fermentation using indigenous natural yeast. 100 days of maceration on the skins. 36 months ageing in Slavonian oak barrel. Refining 12 months in bottle

Tasting notes: Deep cherry red. Very rich, tannic and structured, well-balanced. Round notes of cherry, pomegranate and soft fruit

Food pairings: Wonderful with roasted red meat and sausage. Ideal blend with seasoned cheese

In the sunniest corner of the Island, at the heart of the only southern DOCG. Indigenous!

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