Wine Donnafugata, "Vigna di Gabri", Sicilia DOC, 2015
Reviews of purchase Donnafugata, "Vigna di Gabri", Sicilia DOC, 2015
The wine is bright straw-yellow color.
Taste Wine Rack, repeating the wonderful shades of flavor, enriched with fresh mineral notes.
The fragrance opens with notes of wine flowers and aromatic herbs (rosemary), followed by hints of white flesh fruit (peach and plum Mirabel).
The wine goes well with pasta with seafood, fish dishes (steamed and fried fish), white meat with sauce, cakes and souffles. Ideal with cod in tomato sauce, roasted vegetables and mushrooms.
"Vigna di Gabri" - one of the most interesting white wines of Sicily, created out of a very interesting blend, which includes both local autochthonous grapes and international. Vintage 2013 has a subtle and elegant personality and is characterized by a complex aroma with notes of flowers and fragrant herbs in combination with bright fruit colors.
The name of the wine comes from the name of Gabriella, who along with her husband, Giacomo founded the Donnafugata winery. Gabriella loved grape varieties Ansonika, believed in the potential of its full flavor and fascinating aroma, wanted to create this sort of wine and oversaw its development. Production of wine, "Vigna di Gabri" took place in 1987. In 2004, the wine was invented a new label that shows the ties that bind Gabriella its vineyards and Ansonikoy - one of the oldest varieties of white grapes in Sicily.
With the Italian economy Donnafugata name means "woman escaped". There is a legend about the escape of Queen Maria Carolina, who had fled from Naples and found its home in a town in the heart of Santa Margherita Belice Valley, in the palace under the starry sky. Also, thanks to this event on many labels depicted the head of a woman with hair flowing.
Rallo Dynasty for 150 years, was producing 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 arranges 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, on the farm using solar energy, which is due to solar cells is converted into electricity. Also it deserves special attention the company's website Donnafugata, which is considered one of the best sites among Italian winemakers!