Don Vicè, D.O.C.G. Cerasuolo di Vittoria


Box with 6 bottles of Don Vicè, D.O.C.G. Cerasuolo di Vittoria

Grape varieties Nero d’Avola and Frappato
Production area C.da Biviere and C.da Fegotto di Sotto, Chiaramonte Gulfi , Sicily, Italy.
Altitude 290 and 280 metres a.s.l.
Type of soil prevalence of Mediterranean red sands with limestone and clays.
Type of cultivation Low trained on wires system, spur pruned cordon
Plant density vines / ha 4,000
Rendering per hectare 6000 Kg
Climate Mediterranean with hot, dry, windy summers with a good diurnal temperature variation and mild winters
Ripening and harvesting End of September and early days of October, manual harvesting
Aging 9 months in stainless steel tanks
Refing 6 months aging in the bottle
Organoleptic properties colour bright garnet cherry red colour
Aroma intense red fruit, spicy (liquorice and cinnamon), mineral character (graphite)
Taste with good tannins, gratifying crispness, full-bodied, well-balanced, dry and fruity.
Alcohol content 13,5 %
Temperature of service 16 – 18 °C

It pairs with appetizers, mature and spicy cheeses, elaborated first courses, red meat (roast meat), game, mushrooms and lamb. Cerasuolo di Vittoria wine is an Italian DOCG wine and the very first of Sicily. It is a wine of ancient tradition, whose peculiar taste is a perfect balance between kindness and strength given by the blend of the two wines.



Box with 6 bottles of Don Vicè, D.O.C.G. Cerasuolo di Vittoria

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