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Nero d'Avola "Fondo Filara" DOC NICOSIA

Sicily
Nero d'Avola DOC
2018
Sku: 1819
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€ 9.50 € 12.55
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2 bottles
€ 19.00
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€ 28.50
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€ 57.00
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Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
88/100
2020

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
NICOSIA
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Nero d'Avola
Denomination:
Nero d'Avola DOC
Vintage:
2018
Grapes:
100% Nero d'Avola
Alcohol:
13,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Caponata, Cannelloni, Cold meats and salami, Lamb, Medium-aged cheeses, Tagliatelle ai Funghi, pork knuckle baked

Descrizione vino

These intense and smelly black cherry and sweet spicy aromas come from the Nero d’Avola grapes. The characteristics aroma of ripen red fruits is sustained by a great structure and persistence. The sandy soils of the cultivation are located at 200-250 meters above the sea level and the method is the trellised with the cordon spur pruning. In September takes place the manual picking and it follows the cold maceration for 24 hours. Then the fermentation for 10-15 days under temperature control at 24-26°C. Then it takes place the refinement in steel with further 5-6 months in barrels and 4 months in bottle.

 

Characteristics of the Nero D’avola DOC Sicilia

It has a charged ruby red color. The smell is intense, rich with remarkable black cherry and sweet spicy hints. The taste is fruity, warm and bodied with a soft tannic component.

 

Suggested pairings with this red wine Nicosia

The main matches are the ragu, the couscous with lamb, roasted meats and aged cheeses. It must be served at 18°C in a wide wine glass. The proof is 13,5%.

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