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FAvola Red

Good tasting wine is made with intellect and technique. But truly great tasting wine is also made with the heart, just like when you tell a FAvola.

altQualification
Sicilian DOC

Production area
IGP territory and DOC area of Alcamo, Sicily.

Vines
Nero d’Avola and Syrah.

Vinification process
The grapes in the cellar are de-stemmed, softly pressed and chilled at a temperature of 18/20°C. During maceration, which takes place in cement tanks at a controlled temperature,regular replacements are carried out. After racking, at  the end of the alcoholic fermentation, malolactic fermentation begins spontaneously.

Aging
One part for over 6 months in steel tanks and one part in cement tanks.

Colour
Ruby red with violet reflections.

Perfume
Pleasant, broad with a good persistence.

Flavor
The wine is structured on the palate, yet soft and balanced with great personality.

Alcohol content
13,50% vol.

Food Pairing
Served at cellar temperature; it goes well with sauced dishes, grilled meat and cheeses.