Wine Azienda Agricola Spadafora, "Schietto" Cabernet Sauvignon IGT, 2011
Reviews of purchase Azienda Agricola Spadafora, "Schietto" Cabernet Sauvignon IGT, 2011
Wine purple-red color.
Rich, full-bodied and well-balanced wine with soft tannins on the palate.
Bright, thick and rich aroma of the wine reveals fruity tones.
Wine perfectly complements game dishes and is in harmony with the various non-acute cheeses and hot.
The first bottle of wine "Schietto" Cabernet Sauvignon was released after Francesco Spadafora was in France with his friend in the autumn harvest. This was the first experience with Cabernet Sauvignon, which a few years later received the highest score from the "Wine Spectator". Wine was included in a series of wines "Sketto" produced from a single grape variety. Wine production combines all the classic stages of winemaking: maceration lasted for about 20 days at a temperature of 24-28 ° C, followed by a wine is aged for a year in barriques and 18 months in bottle.
The history of the winery Azienda Agricola Spadafora began in the 1960s, when the descendant of an ancient aristocratic family Duke Pietro Spadafora inherited the estate. His son - oenologist Francesco Spadafora - significantly expanded the area of vineyards. Vineyards in the economy given 100 hectares of the 180 hectares of land. They are broken at a height of 300-450 meters above sea level, on stony ground.