Zibibbo di Pantelleria - 2021 - Felix Sebastian
A floral nose, powerful and complex, which evolves over the glasses: honeysuckle, rose, orange blossom, nutmeg, saffron, exotic fruits, raisin... The palate is tense, vibrant, wide volume, crazy aromatic length with a fruity and saline finish.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 11 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2027
100% Zibbibo, the local name for Muscat of Alexandria, made from old vines grown organically, planted on volcanic soils in the Northeast of the Pantelleria island, and pruned using the Alberello method, close to the ground to protect the grapes from the sun and the wind. Manual harvest, destemming and light crushing, two days of maceration, pressing in a wooden press, the first 3 months of aging are on the total lees in stainless steel tanks, racking, micro-dose of sulfur, end of aging in those same tanks. Bottled by gravity in August 2022.
Felix Sebastian is a multi-faceted German winemaker. Born in 1988 in Athens to archaeologist parents, nothing predestined him for winemaking except that he grew up in a family of Epicureans, who appreciate wine and its environment. After high-school, he began studying anthropology, but quickly turned to a bachelor's degree in viticulture and oenology. Having never set foot in an Estate, he...All wines
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