Anthilia DOC Sicilia Donnafugata
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Anthilia DOC Donnafugata
The white wine Anthilia DOC Sicilia is a wine from Sicily produced by the well-known Donnafugata cellar. This wine is marked for a great freshness, mineral and aromatic complexity.
Its scents come from the soil which is clay and where the best Sicilian wines are cultivated.
The vines are located on an hill where they can benefit of the salt coming from the sea of Taormina which is not far.
Characteristics of the wine
The Sicily white wine Anthilia DOC is a fresh wine, with a Mediterranean flavor and taste. It expresses a net personality and has some fruity and floral aromas, very elegant and refined. It is also very elegant and harmonic.
The proof is between 12,5 and 13 degrees. It is produced with the Catarratto grapes in addition to other local vines. The producing method preview a soft pressing of the grapes and a following natural fermentation of the must under temperature control. The wine is commercialized after 2 months of bottle refinement.
The White Sicilian Anthilia DOC produced by the Donnafugata cellar is ideal to be drunk every day and it is suggested to share it during summer meals with friends. Its sapid taste and softness make it perfect joined to the fume fish, seafood and baked main courses.
It has to be served in tulip wine glasses and it doesn’t need any settling time. It has to be served between the 9° and 11° C to be fulfilled by the tasting properties.