Valle dell'Acate Frappato Vittoria DOC

Valle dell'Acate

http://www.valledellacate.it

Wine label
Vintage:2016
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Italy
Region:Sicily
Appellation:Vittoria Frappato Doc
Type:Red
Varietals:Frappato
Organic:Practicing
Vineyard:Vineyards are located south of the winery near the coast.
Orientation:Southeast.
Soil:the soil - locally known as "Milaro" - is characterized by a particular substrate of calcareous sandstone, inter¬leaved with packets of clay that allow the vines to produce high quality grapes.
Viticulture:Low trained on wires system, spur pruned cordon, 5.000 plants for hectare. Hand harvested.
Vinification:Fermented in stainless steel using indigenous yeast.
Aging:Aged 6 months in steel tanks, then 3 months in bottle
 

Ratings

IWC: 92 (JS)
A beautiful red with dried strawberry and citrus fruit undertones. Medium body, light tannins and a bright and fresh finish. I love the tangy and crisp acidity at the end. Drink now.