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Marker omkring Marsala, Sicilia (Sicilien)
Region: Sicilia
Zone: Delia Nivolelli DOC
Wine:

Delia Nivolelli Pignatello (Perricone) Riserva DOC

Facts about this wine

Wine: Red wine
Taste: Dry
Volume: Medium
Min. alcohol: 11.5%
Mandatory Storage: Min. 2 years
Storage potential: 4 years

This red wine uses the same grape composition as the unaged Delia Nivolelli Pignatello (Perricone) (85-100%), with permission to add local red grapes (0-15%).

The Pignatello grape, a tannin-rich affair, gives an intense, ruby red color that after a few years progresses to orange-red. The aroma is vinous and characteristic. A dry and well-tasting red wine, with a light tannic aftertaste, though still smooth.

The mandatory aging period is 2 years, and can at the earliest start January 1 the year after the harvest.

Great dishes to have with Delia Nivolelli Pignatello (Perricone) Riserva DOC

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