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Product code: 2216

Rallo Azienda Agricola, Lazisa, Nero d'Avola, DOP Sicily, Italy, 2015

Rallo Azienda Agricola, Lazisa, Nero d'Avola, DOP Sicily, Italy, 2015

Producer Profile

The Vesco family make fragrant wines, organically grown in a certified organic agriculture.

They represent the best and most typical style of winemaking in western Sicily: crisp Catarratto and perfumed, fresh Nero d'Avola from their hillside vineyards. Cantine Rallo have vineyards in three sites in western Sicily: Alcamo for Catarratto and Nero d'Avola; Marsala for Grillo and Pantelleria for the Zibbibo that makes their delicious Passito di Pantelleria. Their grapes tend to be picked earlier in the year than many of their neighbours which produces their customary bright, fresh style of wine.

Viticulture

Rallo Azienda Agricola have vineyards in 3 main sites: Alcamo for Catarratto and Nero d'Avola; Marsala for Grillo and Pantelleria for the Zibbibo which that produces their delightful Passito di Pantelleria. The grapes tend to be picked earlier in the year than many of their neighbours which produces their customary bright, fresh style of wine.

Oak Ageing

Time: 8 Months
Type: 50 hl Oak Cask
% wine oaked: 100
% new oak: None

Tasting Note

An intense red colour with violet nuances. Aroma's of cherry and red berry fruits, a well balanced and velvety palate.

Food Matching

Goes with most red meats especially when roasted.

Technical Details
Varieties:
Nero d'Avola 100%
Vegetarian Vegan Certified Organic
ABV:
14%

Closure:
Natural cork

Colour:
Red

Style:
Still wine

Case Size:
6 x 75cl