Caruso & Minini Corte Ferro Nero d'Avola 2012

Product code: 10CAR6B2012

With ruby red tonality, it offers red fruit scents, enriched by aromatic sweet and mellow oak notes on the nose. At the palate it’s extremely rich, intense and embracing.

  • Country:Italy
  • Region:Sicily
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:13.5%
  • Residual sugar:4.0 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Nero D'Avola
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 8

You enjoy a broad range of wines that are rounded and rich with bright fruity flavours.

Food match

Barbecued meats, Lamb shanks, Moussaka

Production information

Producer: Caruso & Minini

Caruso & Minini are a part of new revival in Sicilian wine. Smaller wineries have sprung up in the past decade with private investment and a strong interest in the potential of the native grapes from Sicily. One example is Caruso & Minini. When Mario Manini met Stefano Caruso it sparked a long-held dream to produce a wine in the historical winemaking region of Marsala in Western Sicily.

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Production note

Maceration and fermentation of the destemmed grapes in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature of 25°C for 18 days. Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks. 50% in tonneaux of 550 litres for 6 months. The rest in stainless steel tanks.

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