Wine Tasca d'Almerita, Lamuri,Sicilia IGT 2007
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Reviews of purchase Tasca d'Almerita, Lamuri,Sicilia IGT 2007
Wine of intense ruby color.
The wine has a rich taste with velvety tannins and a long finish, which reveals notes of mint, cinnamon and sour cherries.
The wine has a rich bouquet with aromas of red berries, blackberries, mulberries, sour cherry jam, bay leaves, cinnamon and vanilla, as well as with notes of coffee and licorice.
The wine goes well with grilled red meat, grilled meat, dried meat, as well as with mature cheeses.
"Lamoureux", or in Russian, reasons of the heart ... The history of Tasca d'Almerita - a family history, the history of the people, their passions, their ideas. Such as for example the cultivation of varieties Nero d'Avola, who has long taken root in the hills Regaleali.
The combination of soil and microclimate unique transmitted old vines, which grows grapes for fresh, elegant and rich Sicilian wines. Lamoureux is fermented in stainless steel tanks at a temperature of 25-28S, and after maceration kept in French oak barrels of 225 liters capacity, 20% of which are new. The wine is bottled in the three months prior to entering the market.
History Conte Tasca d'Almerita begins in 1830, when brothers Don and Don Lucio Tasca acquired Carmelo Mastrodzhiovanni Regaleali former fortress, which is located on the border between the provinces of Palermo and Kaltanisetta, in the heart of Sicily. Regaleali name comes from the Arabic "RahalAli" - farm Ali.
Much has changed since then, but remain unchanged - the love of the area, respect for tradition, the cultivation of grapes and a remarkable production of high quality wines. Company Tasca D'Almerita has existed for over 150 years, today it is known worldwide for its wines regularly receive awards at various competitions. Land farm consists of 500 hectares, 360 of which are given over to vineyards. They are located at an altitude of 400 to 750 meters above sea level.
The local climate has unique characteristics, it allows you to collect a late harvest, making wine acquire unique tone. In the year produced 3 million. Bottles. The motto of the economy reads: "Tradition and innovation." Owners Tasca D'Almerita care about the traditions and keeping pace with the times. They are used in the production of advanced equipment, thus solving, issues of tomorrow, today.
The estate Tasca d'Almerita constantly being zonal research and work on the selection of clones. In accordance with the results of their annual planted new vines. In addition, there are experimental estate vineyards where the grapes are compared from around the world (Italian, Greek, Spanish, French, etc.), as well as test new rootstocks and new clones of autochthonous and international varieties. With four artificial lakes vineyards never suffer from hot and dry sirocco wind that sometimes raging hot Sicilian summer. The quality of wine that will get at the winery, laid it in the vineyards, and technology can only emphasize what is given by nature.