SP68 - 2019 - Arianna Occhipinti
A nose with notes of black fruits, violet, and liquorice. Palate: we’re expecting a heavy wine, but no! It’s balanced and precise, with beautiful freshness.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Terre Siciliane IGP
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2024
Blended cuvée of 50% Nero d'Avola and 50% Frappato. The parcels are north facing at an altitude of 300 metres, the wines are grown organically, and the grapes are treated to Arianna’s respectful approach to vinification, with a focus on freshness. Vinification: grapes are 100% destemmed, macerated 3 weeks, with indigenous yeasts, and juices handled by gravity. Matured 8 months in vats, neither filtered nor fined.
Arianna Occhipinti organically cultivates 10 ha of vines and 15 ha of olive trees in the south of Sicily, near Vittoria. A dynamic young woman, cheerful and passionate, she’s a pure child of Sicily. Her organic vineyard is planted with Albanello and Zibibbo for the whites, Nero d’Avola and Frappato for the reds. These local grape varieties are planted on parcels oriented to the north and at...All wines
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