Wines

Placido Rizzotto Rosso

Terre Siciliane IGT 2020

  • Grape variety
  • Nero d’Avola, Syrah and other grapes
  • Type
  • Indicazione Geografica Tipica
  • Vine-growing technique
  • Certified organic
  • Alcohol
  • 13.22 %
  • Total acidity
  • 5.50 g/l
  • PH
  • 3.49
  • Harvesting technique
  • Manual, from mid to late September
  • Vinification
  • Destemming, 8-day maceration and fermentation in steel vats
  • Maturation
  • In steel vats for 5 months
  • Production
  • 160,000 bottles

This wine is dedicated to Placido Rizzotto, trade union leader from Corleone, who gave his life for freeing his own land from mafia's oppression, and to the young shepherd Giuseppe Letizia, who was killed as an involuntary witness of the Placido Rizzotto’s murder.