cirasa organic nerello mascalese 2015

sicilia, Italy

 

VARIETAL: 100% Organic Nerello Mascalese

VINEYARD: 1,000 feet altitude with brown limestone soil

FARMING PRACTICES: Organically grown. Hand harvested into 30lb boxes. No chemicals used (pesticides, fertilizers, additives, etc).

WINEMAKING: Spontaneous fermentation with native yeasts. Almost no fining. Sulfites ≤35 mg/L.

TASTING NOTES: A pale ruby red color with aromas of violet, cherry and candied fruit. In the mouth, elegant, balanced tannins with a long finish. 

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