Full-bodied Sicilian red wine with great consistency, enveloping and pulsating, the Syrah by Principe di Corleone winery has a spicy taste with hints of undergrowth (blackberry and plum), accompanied by balsamic notes of licorice, bitter cocoa and coffee. One of the most widespread international grape varieties in the Mediterranean reinterpreted in a modern key by the Principe di Corleone winery.
Denomination: IGP Terre Siciliane
Grape variety: 100% Syrah
Production area: Corleone (western Sicily)
Altitude: 300 m a.s.l.
Harvest: early September
Fermentation: maceration in stainless steel fermenters at 28-30°C for 8-10 days
Malolactic fermentation: yes
Alcohol content: 13% vol
Colour: intense ruby red
Nose: the fruity and spicy bouquet gives off notes of red forest fruit and spices fused with chocolate and licorice
Palate: full and complex, with a good concentration of gentle tannins
Pairings: excellent with tasty first and second courses of meat, seasoned sheep cheeses and flavored vaccines
Serving temperature: 16-18°C
Originally bottled by Principe di Corleone - Pollara - Vini Monreale (PA) - Italy