Sherazade

The red you don't expect, ideal for the aperitivo

Sherazade

Sherazade 2016 has a brilliant ruby red color with violet reflections. The nose offers a pleasantly fruity bouquet with fragrant notes of cherry and red plum, combined with light spicy scents of black pepper. The palate is fleshy and perfectly reflects the nose, pleasantly refreshed by acidic verve. A fragrant red, soft tannins, perfect to sip from the glass.

Denomination

Sicilia DOC Nero d'Avola

Production zone

Contessa Entellina Estate and Nearby Areas

Awards

Food & wine

We suggest it with fish soup, pizza or classic tomato spaghetti.

Excellent at 15 - 16°C/59 - 61°F°

Vintage

2016

Yield per hectar

7.5 - 8.5 t (3.0 - 3.4 t/acres)

Vinification

In stainless steel with maceration on the skins for about 6-8 days at a temperature of 25-28 °C (77-82°F).

Affinamento

2 months in vats 5 months in bottle

Alcohol and analytical data

alcohol: 12.82%
total acidity: 5.4 g/l
pH: 3.39

Ageing potential

Three to four years.

First vintage

2006

Method

Sherazade

Sherazade

The red you don't expect, ideal for the aperitivo


Sherazade 2016 has a brilliant ruby red color with violet reflections. The nose offers a pleasantly fruity bouquet with fragrant notes of cherry and red plum, combined with light spicy scents of black pepper. The palate is fleshy and perfectly reflects the nose, pleasantly refreshed by acidic verve. A fragrant red, soft tannins, perfect to sip from the glass.

Food & wine

We suggest it with fish soup, pizza or classic tomato spaghetti.

Excellent at 15 - 16°C/59 - 61°F°

Denomination

Sicilia DOC Nero d'Avola

Grapes


Production zone

Contessa Entellina Estate and Nearby Areas

Awards


Vintage

2016

Yield per hectar

7.5 - 8.5 t (3.0 - 3.4 t/acres)

Vinification

In stainless steel with maceration on the skins for about 6-8 days at a temperature of 25-28 °C (77-82°F).

Affinamento

2 months in vats 5 months in bottle

Alcohol and analytical data

alcohol: 12.82%
total acidity: 5.4 g/l
pH: 3.39

Ageing potential

Three to four years.

First vintage

2006

Food & wine

Food & wine

Artistic label

Sherazade, fascinating female protagonist of the Arabian Nights has a fruity flesh voice, wrapped in a spicy drape, that tells you the fairy tale of this masterpiece of Oriental literature. An intensely Mediterranean label in lush Donnafugata style that gives you an unforgettable tasting.

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Sherazade
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