Sole di Sesta Sicilia DOC Cottanera is a ruby red wine with purple reflections.
On the nose, notes of sweet fruit and fresh Mediterranean nuances, combine with spicy notes of chocolate and black pepper. A wine with a captivating taste, full, balanced, warm, rich in pulp. The noble tannins are supported by a good acidity.
Destemming and maceration with skin contact at controlled temperature, 26-28°C, for about 20-25 days.
Fermentation at controlled temperature, 26-28°C, with constant pumping of must over grapes and wine-pressing. Malolactic fermentation in 225 lt French oak barrels.
12 months in medium heavy toast French oak barrels(45% new). Followed by 18 months aging in bottle.