Via Rossa demonstrates how innovation and tradition, respect for the environment and the pursuit of quality are the basis of the corporate philosophy of the Masseria del Feudo winery. Unique aromas and excellent drinkability for this organic, structured and aromatic nero d'avola.
Classification: Sicilia DOC
Grape variety: 100% Nero d'Avola
Production area: Vigna Giovane, Contrada Grottarossa in Caltanissetta
Altitude: 480 meters above sea level
Soil: clayey medium texture
Vineyard training system: Guyot
Age of vines: 8 years
Vine density: 4,000/ha
Harvest: grapes harvested manually in the second ten days of September
Vinification: Destemming, pressing, fermentation with indigenous yeasts and maceration in stainless steel tanks for 14 days at 24°C, racking.
Refinement: 6 months half in cement tanks and half in French oak barrels followed by a short aging in the bottle.
Alcohol content: 13.5% vol
Colour: intense ruby red
Nose: complex and intriguing bouquet with mentholated, fruity notes of ripe red fruits and spicy pepper
Palate: soft, savory, with good acidity and a persistent finish
Serving temperature: 17-18°C
Pairings: perfect with aged cheeses, barbecued meat, mushroom-based dishes
Originally bottled by Masseria del Feudo Società Agricola Srl - Contrada Grottarossa - Caltanissetta - Italy