Curto Fontanelle Eloro doc riserva – Nero d’Avola

This wine has an intense ruby red colour, on the nose it shows hints of ripe plum with light spicy notes and an odea of cocoa and licorice. The aftertaste reminds of toasty dried fruit and of ripe carob

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Additional information

Production area

Area Eloro DOC in prossimità di Pachino a 30 mt s.l.m.

Microclimate

Moderately cold winters and hot summers and windy

Ground

Type of light, very calcareous, with tuff and marl

Vines

Nero D’Avola 100%

Farmed vineyards

Sapling

Pruning

Short

Plant density

6.600 plants per hectare

Average production

Kg. From 0.500 to 0.600 per plant

Vineyard exposure

South

Vineyard age

over 50 years old

Harvest time

II – III decade of September

Winemaking

On the skins for 12 days at a temperature of 26 -30°C

Refinement

Stainless steel, 8 months in French oak barrels, used, after bottled

Gradation

14 %

Food matches

Braised, Hard cheese, Roasts, wild game

Service temperature

Serve at 18 °

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