Eloro DOC area near Pachino and the Gulf Porto Ulisse 30 meters above sea level
Moderately cold winters and hot summers and windy; temperature variations between day and night of 8/10 °
Type of light, very calcareous, with tuff and marl
Nero D’Avola – Merlot
Nero D’Avola plants 6.400 ha., Merlot plants 4.545 ha.
Nero D'Avola q.li 46 (kg.0.700 per plant) Merlot q.li 39 (kg. 0,850 per plant)
Separate vine; fermentation and maceration, 12 to 15 days at temperatures of 26-30 °
Stainless steel, 6 months in barrels of French oak, part new and part used, after bottled.
Braised, cheese Ragusano DOP, Lamb stuffed baked, Ricotta ravioli with pork sauce
Serve at 18 °