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Sole di Sesta
Sole di Sesta
Red

Sole di Sesta

A warm, balanced wine, rich of pulp

Sicilia DOC Syrah
100% Syrah
Vintage 2015
Technical Details
Alcohol
13,5°
PH
3,61
Total Acidity
5,5 g/l
Number of bottles
5908
Vintage information
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Sole di Sesta

A single-variety wine with violet reflections and a captivating taste.


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.

Mappa Cottanera e Feudo di Mezzo

Region of production

Castiglione di Sicilia
Cottanera, Feudo di Mezzo
18 years
750 metres a.s.l.
Lava - Alluvial
6,000 kg/ha

Harvesting

Manual in small crates.
10-20 days into September
The women of our team choose patiently the grapes by hand directly from the vines.
Le donne di Cottanera
Vinificazione

Vinification

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.

Maturation

12 months in medium heavy toast French oak barrels(45% new). Followed by 18 months aging in bottle.

Food pairings

First courses with meat sauces, game, aged cheese

Lasagna Bolognese
Roasted duck