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Nero D'Avola "SICCAGNO" OCCHIPINTI

Sicily
Terre Siciliane Igt
2018
Sku: 4187
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 28.90 € 33.90
Shipping within Monday 25 October, if you order within 7 hours e 41 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 57.80
Purchase
-15%
3 bottles
€ 86.70
Purchase
-15%
6 bottles
€ 173.40
Purchase
-15%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
91/100
2021
2 Bicchieri gambero rosso
2020
4 Grappoli AIS
2020
Robert Parker
91/100
2020

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
OCCHIPINTI
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Nero d'Avola
Denomination:
Terre Siciliane Igt
Vintage:
2018
Grapes:
100% Nero D'Avola
Alcohol:
12,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Medium-aged cheeses, spicy cheese, Cannelloni, Caponata, Grilled meat, Cut of beff, Fillet with green pepper
Sulfites:
Contains sulfites
Code ICQRF:
RG/3601
Winerry's Headquarter:
OCCHIPINTI - Vittoria (RG) - Via dei Mille, 55

Descrizione vino

From the vinification of 100% Nero d'Avola grapes, strictly from organic cultivation, and with no chemical intervention. The origin is that of Sicily. Harvest takes place by hand during the first ten days of October. Vinification involves indigenous yeasts and 25 days maceration on the skins. Aging is 22 months in 25 hl Slavonian oak barrels then 2 months in the bottle. No filtration.

 

Nero D’Avola Siccagno Occhipinti’s features

A dark ruby red color in appearance. The scent expresses all the Mediterranean beauty of Occhipinti wines. Fruity notes of plum, blackberry, currant. Hints of tobacco, licorice, myrtle. Taste is warm and enveloping, elegant and reactive. It closes with a hint of acidity, never aggressive and indeed perfectly balanced with a very velvety tannin.

 

Suggested food pairings while tasting this Sicilian wine

A perfect red wine when accompanied with very spicy preparations. Meat burritos. The optimal serving temperature is 16 ° C.

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