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Syrah "Desertico" DOC Mandrarossa

Sicily
Syrah DOC
2018
Sku: 1663
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Punteggio sommelier
89/100
2019

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Mandrarossa
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Syrah
Denomination:
Syrah DOC
Vintage:
2018
Grapes:
100% Syrah
Alcohol:
13,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Caponata, Cold meats and salami, Roast meat, Cut of beff, Gnocchi al ragù, Cannelloni, Saffron risotto, spicy cheese, Medium-aged cheeses

Descrizione vino

The Syrah Desertico DOC of the Mandrarossa winery is a prestigious and respectful wine of the Sicilian tradition. This vine has to be cultivated in red and thin sandy soils, rich of iron that reminds the desert sands which give an intense color and a great body to the wine. The original territory is at south-west of Sicily in the Agrigento province in Menfi. It is used 100% Syrah grapes which have the DOC Rosso Sicilia certification. The profit is 90 quintals per hectare and the density is 4500 trees per hectare. The soil is located at 150-250 meters above the sea level exposed at South, South-west. There is a maceration of the grapes for 8-10 days at 22°C. It follows a maturation process for 3 months in steel tanks at 10°C. Finally it takes place the aging period which lasts 3 months.

 

Characteristics of the Syrah "Desertico" DOC

It has a dark and intense red color with clear purple reflections. The smell is fruity and floral with carob and fig aromas together with elder and lavender. The taste is structured, intense with the same aromas of the smell. It has a proof of 13,5%.

 

Suggested pairings with this Sicilian wine

It is perfect with grilled vegetables, middle-aged cheeses, lasagnas, roasted calf and beans soup. It must be served at 16-18°C in a Ballon wine glass.

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