Catarratto "DONNA ANGELICA" Assuli

Sicily
Catarratto Igt
2016
Sku: 0480
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 16.40 € 19.90
Shipping within Friday 20 September, if you order within 3 hours e 10 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 32.80
Purchase
-18%
3 bottles
€ 49.20
Purchase
-18%
6 bottles
€ 98.40
Purchase
-18%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
89/100
2019
2 Bicchieri gambero rosso
4 Grappoli AIS

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Assuli
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Sicilia Igt
Denomination:
Catarratto Igt
Vintage:
2016
Grapes:
Catarratto, Grillo, Zibibbo
Alcohol:
14,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Sushi-sashimi, White Meat, Mussels, Spaghetti with clams, Branzino, Appetizers steamed fish, Hot appetizers of fish, Mixed fried fish

Descrizione vino

A refined white wine of the Sicilian tradition of the Assuli winery. It has the IGT certification. This wine is made by Catarratto, Grillo and Zibibbo grapes. The production area is in Mazara del Vallo in the Trapani province. The soils are clay, calcareous and balanced with organic substances and nitrogen. They are located at 200-250 meters above the sea level and the cultivation method is the cordon spur pruning with a density of 5000 trees per hectare. The grape harvest takes place at the end of August and the wine making process starts with a soft pressing, a clearing of the must and the fermentation in stainless steel tanks at 18°C. It follows the maturation for 8/10 months “sur lies” with several bâtonnage and a bottle refinement for 3-4 months.

 

Characteristics of the Donna Angelica

It has a straw yellow color and the smell has a wide fruity bouquet with floral hints. There are remarkable apricot and white pulp fruits aromas. The taste is like the smell with the addition of salt and mineral aromas.

 

Suggested pairings with this Sicilian wine

It is perfect with starters, fish, crustacean and soft cheeses. It must be served at 12-14°C in a high and wide wine glass. Th proof is 13.5%.

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