Sicily D.O.P. Eloro in Ispica (RG) and Noto (SR), Val di Noto area.
Contrada Favara: Thick layer of calcareous shingle within a calcareous groundmass - loam resting on clay and calcareous marl due to the Tellaro river. Contrada Buonivini: Calcareous soil with fine texture with clay and calcareous fractions.
Contrada Favara – Biduri, planted in 1992, 1,50 hectares (vertical trellis); - Contrada Buonivini planted in 1968, 1,80 hectares (Pantelleria style free standing bush).
Nero d'Avola and small percentages of other local varietals selected from some of the oldest wedge grafted vines.
Sicilian style free standing bush and vertical trellis, spur pruned cordon 60 cm above ground
A minimum of 14/18 months in the cellar: (90% barriques and new tonneaux, 10% second use)
Straw yellow colour leading to gold; intense aroma of ripe yellow fruit. The palate displays elegant, slightly mineral and fruity...
Straw yellow colour with nuances of pale green. White peach, yellow fruit and green tea aromas. The palate is subtle, well balance...
Ruby red color, with a dry flowers bouquet and fruity-spicy taste.
Straw yellow, good foam with good perlage evolving. Intense, slightly aromatic and mineral aroma with hints of yeast, structured,...
Deep ruby red color, fruity aromas with notes of dried flowers, dry and fresh on the palate, with a typical Sicilian balance
Yellow and golden, a sweet and elegant fruity taste characterised by dates, bergamot and plum aromas. The palate displays intens...