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Terre Siciliane "IL FRAPPATO" OCCHIPINTI

Sicily
Terre Siciliane Igt
2018
Sku: 4183
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€ 28.90 € 33.00
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2 bottles
€ 57.80
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-12%
3 bottles
€ 86.70
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-12%
6 bottles
€ 173.40
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-12%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
91/100
2021
5 Grappoli AIS
2020
Robert Parker
93/100
2020
2 Bicchieri gambero rosso
2020
James Suckling
94/100
2020

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
OCCHIPINTI
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Sicilia Igt
Denomination:
Terre Siciliane Igt
Vintage:
2018
Grapes:
100% Frappato di Vittoria
Alcohol:
12,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Caponata, Medium-aged cheeses, Pasta all'amatriciana, Sausage, Grilled meat, Roast meat

Descrizione vino

From the pure vinification of 100% Frappato di Vittoria grapes from organic cultivation, with no chemical intervention. The origin is south of the Iblei Mountains in the south-east of Sicily. Harvest takes place during the first ten days of October. Follows vinification with indigenous yeasts, and 30 days maceration on the skins. Refinement takes 14 months in 25-hectolitre Slavonian oak barrels, 1 month in bottle. No filtration.

 

Terre Siciliane Il Frappato’s features

A dark ruby red appearance. The perfume is a real explosion of intensity and complexity. Notes of red fruit, currant and plum, are embellished with Mediterranean hints of myrtle, tobacco, sweet spices. Taste is enveloping and full, engaging and very long. A wonderfully balanced, deep and reactive wine, infinite in participation and persistence.

 

Suggested food pairings while tasting this wine of Occhipinti Winery

Excellent with white meat dishes. The optimal serving temperature is 16 ° C. The alcohol content reached is 13% Vol.

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