TAIF Zibibbo - Fina winery
Muscat grapes, namely the variety “Muscat of Alexandria”, originally from Egypt, was introduced in Sicily and adopted the name zabbibo, from Arab zabib. Historically zabbibo be used for the production of sweet wines i still perfectly adapted to the production of excellent dry white wine is an example of this is our Taif wine.
Classification: Terre Siciliane IGP
Grape variety: 100% Zibibbo (Moscato d'Alessandria)
Production area: Western Sicily
Training and pruning: Counter-espalier, with guyot pruning
Altitude: 300 m. s.l.m.
Plant density: 5000 plants per hectare
Yield: 90 quintals per hectare
Harvest period: end of August
Fermentation: In steel
Aging: In steel, six months in bottle
Alcoholic content: 13% vol
Color: straw yellow with golden reflections
Nose: the perfume is reminiscent of spices and candied fruit.
Palate: full and intense taste. Fruity and flowery notes emerge with hints of spices also on the palate
Pairings: it goes perfectly with appetizers and snacks prepared with cheeses and vegetables. Ideal to accompany fish-based dishes, risottos, pastas, grilled and fried foods. Try it as an aperitif.
Serving temperature: 12-15°C
Bottled at the origin by Fina Vini S.r.l. - Marsala - ITALY
- Alcohol level
- Zibibbo (Moscato d'Alessandria)
- Terre Siciliane IGP