Wine Donnafugata, Angheli Sicilia IGT 2006
Reviews of purchase Donnafugata, Angheli Sicilia IGT 2006
Wine of bright ruby color with a "colored" nuances.
The wine has an extraordinary personality and elegance, a combination of shades of spices, cocoa and wild berries, different long and fascinating finish.
Wine with an explosive bouquet of aromas, replete with bright notes of fruit with gorgeous shades of cherry, blackberry, wild berry, cocoa, licorice and cardamom.
The wine is excellent accompaniment to grilled or stewed meat, game and cheeses.
The first vintage of wine Angeli Sicily was released in 1997. The grapes for the production Angheli collected in several stages - Merlot harvested in the last week of August, and Nero d`avola in early September. Then the fermentation takes place in steel containers for 12 days at a temperature of 26-30 ° C. After that, the wine is aged in French barriques biennial throughout the year. Bottle aging produces about 6 months before implementation.
If the wine is served in the large and wide glasses, the bottle is opened shortly before filing. Otherwise, the wine should be allowed to "breathe" a couple of hours.
With the Italian economy Donnafugata name translates as "the woman fled." There is a legend about the escape of Queen Maria Carolina, who had fled from Naples and found its home in the small town in the heart of Santa Margherita Belice Valley, in the palace under the stars. Also, thanks to this event on many labels depicting the head of a woman with hair flowing.
Rallo dynasty for 150 years engaged in the production of the best wines of Sicily. On the basis of family tradition and the company was founded more modern format - Donnafugata. In this Sicilian family is always a party atmosphere. During the harvest in the vineyards of Donnafugata satisfied night music festival. Most of the vineyards are located in the south-east of Sicily, in the area of Contessa Entellina. Grapes in Donnafugata going at night; the farm using solar energy, which is due to solar cells is converted into electricity. Also deserves special attention the company's website Donnafugata, which is considered one of the best sites among winemakers in Italy!