Vigna di Pettineo (Cerasuolo di Vittoria D.O.C.G.) Maggio
Considered the top of Sicilian enology as to be the only one, to date, to deserve mention DOCG with the Presidential Decree of 29/05/73, Cerasuolo di Vittoria Vigna di Pettineo can also use the label "Classic" being produced in the City of Vittoria. Perfect blend of Nero d'Avola and Frappato that ensure the right balance between structure and perfumes.
Location: Vittoria (Rg) - C.da Pettineo
Soil: Red sandy soil
Altitude: 170 m asl
Training system: Low bush
Age of vineyeard: 20 – 25 years
Hield per Hectare: 50 Hl
Vinification: 15 days maceration on marcs and and fermentation at controlled temperature
Ageing: 9 months in steel and 3/6 months in bottle
Alcoholic content: 13,5% Vol
Characteristic: Cerasuolo di Vittoria is obtained with Nero d’Avola and Frappato grape varieties cultivated in Pettineo vineyards. We produce this wine selecting the best grapes, handly harvested. Cherry red wine with purple tones; scent of black berry fruits; full and smooth taste with a persistent aftertaste.
Bottled at the origin by Maggio Vini s.a.s. Vittoria (RG) ITALY