Wines

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Merlot Terre Siciliane IGT 2016

  • Grape variety
  • Merlot 100%
  • Type
  • Terre Siciliane Indicazione Geografica Tipica
  • Vineyard
  • Saladino (Monreale)
  • Vine-growing technique
  • Certified organic
  • Alcohol
  • 14.20%
  • Total acidity
  • 5.50 g/l
  • PH
  • 3.49
  • Harvesting technique
  • Manual in boxes, first half of September
  • Vinification
  • Destemming, grape maceration for about 12 days, must fermentation at controlled temperature
  • Maturation
  • New and used 500 hl Taransaud casks for 18 months
  • Refinement
  • At least six months in bottle before marketing
  • Production
  • 1.300 750ml bottles and 20 magnum

Dedicated to all the Sicilian youths who have left Sicily to study or work somewhere else, bringing their homeland to the world, and to those who, have come back, bringing parts of the world to their homeland.