Wine Donnafugata, "Anthilia", Sicilia DOC, 2018
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Reviews of purchase Donnafugata, "Anthilia", Sicilia DOC, 2018
Wine attractive golden-yellow color with a beautiful shine.
Anthilia - very pleasant wine with bright, soft, round, wonderfully refreshing taste with an elegant finish.
Wine charms soft bouquet, which pronounced aromas of white fruit and melon blend harmoniously with notes of Mediterranean herbs.
Wine perfectly combines with smoked fish, molluscs, crustaceans, pasta with anchovies, tuna salad and other dishes of Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with fish and seafood.
"Anthilia" - an easy and inviting, refreshing and soft wine, which will be a great addition to a romantic dinner with seafood. The name of the wine comes from the ancient Roman city of Entella, which was located on the hill of Rocca. This is the first dry white wine, released Donnafugata, popular now. Harvested in the vineyards in the south-western part of the island, located on the marl soils. 2013 was accompanied by a fairly balanced weather conditions. For mild winters with sufficient rainfall followed by a cool spring. Slight rain and low temperatures, standing at the end of August allowed the grapes to reach optimum maturity and retain maximum freshness. Grapes goes soft spin, after which it is fermented at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks. In the next stage of production of wine for a short time is contained in cement tanks. Before implementing "Anthilia" for an additional two months kept in bottles. The label shows the face of a beautiful woman - mysterious and elusive appearance, symbolizing elimiyskuyu civilization.
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, in the household use of 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!