Frappato
2017 

Cantina Baglio Oro

"Sciulè" Frappato

Red ruby, with violet hints, intense, with floral and fruity notes of violet and black cherry. A fresh , delicate and elegant wine.

Appellation

Terre Siciliane IGT

Vineyard

Vineyards at 100 meters above sea level in Contrada Musciuleo in the Commune of Marsala. East/West exposure with sunlight all day. Clay-limestone soils. Average age of vines are 20 years.

Vinification

The grapes are carefully selected and hand picked at harvest during the cooler hours of the day. After de-stemming, maceration takes place at a controlled temperature, followed by alcoholic fermentation (18/25 days), before racking. The wine refines in stainless steel and 3 months in large oak cherry barrels before bottling.

Pairing

Ideal with charcuterie and cheeses, but also with white meat-based main courses.

Serving

Serve at 60-65˚F.