Wine "La Fuga" Chardonnay, Contessa Entellina DOC, 2015
Reviews of purchase "La Fuga" Chardonnay, Contessa Entellina DOC, 2015
Wine golden straw color.
The taste of wine is characterized by a pleasant freshness and minerality, hints of fruit and a refreshing, harmonious finish.
Pleasant fragrant bouquet of wine reveals notes of yellow fruit, especially pineapple, peaches and Japanese medlar, which are complemented by nuances of Mediterranean flora.
Wine is perfect for crustaceans, snacks with fresh cheese, tuna dishes, pasta.
Wine "La Fuga" is made from the most famous white grapes - Chardonnay. The grapes for the production of "La Fugue" is going at night in early August with vineyards located in the south-west, marl soils. Immediately after collecting berries are soft-pressed, then the process of fermentation in stainless steel tanks under strictly controlled temperature. Performed malolactic fermentation. Extract of wine on the lees for a few months in steel tanks goes. After bottling, the wine is kept for another three months in bottles. Wine storage potential is 5-6 years.
On the wine label "La Fuga" depicts a woman with flying hair in the wind, which is always in motion, and with it "moves" the nature, the earth and the sun. Wine "La Fugue" has repeatedly won awards "Vino Frutto" at the annual contest of the best wines from Italy "Luca Maroni", called best buy of the year, awarded by Gambero Rosso for the best combination of "price-quality".
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.
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. At harvest time the company "Donnafugata" satisfied with the vineyards night music festival. Most of the vineyards are located in the south-east of Sicily, in the area of Contessa Entellina. Winegrowers "Donnafugata" harvest at night; the farm using solar energy, which is due to solar cells is converted into electricity. Also, special attention should be site of "Donnafugata", which is considered one of the best winemakers in Italy!