Syrah Don Gaetano

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“S15 Syrah – Dalla Riserva del Fondatore – DON GAETANO”

Winemaker’s note: Ruby red color.
On the nose there are clear hints of red fruit, and a hint of almonds lightly toasted;
The taste is full body, very soft and low acidity.

Serving Temperature: 16° – 18° C.

Pairing: Pasta, seasoned cheeses, game and red meet dishes, roasted or grilled.
A Great meditation wine.

Name of the wine yard SAN GIAIME
Soil Medium texture tending to clay
Orientation of the rows East – west
Altitude 900 Meters on sea level
Vine Syrah 100%
Classification of Wine IGP Terre Siciliane
Alcohol 13.5%
Density 4.000 vines per hectare
Yield per plant 60 Ton per hectare
Fertilizer Organic Treatment / green manuring
Harvest End of September
Type/method of the grape harvest Manual Hand Picked
Vinification The grapes are de-stemmed and carefully soft crashed.
Fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature
and will last 10-12 days
Fermentation NATURAL In Cement Vat
Utilization of selected yeasts NONE
Wine Finishing prior release 12 months in Oak Barrique and 36 months in the bottle
Quantity Produced in Bottles 960
Type of bottles Bordolese