Wine Principe di Corleone, "Il Rosso", Terre Siciliane IGP
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Reviews of purchase Principe di Corleone, "Il Rosso", Terre Siciliane IGP
Wine of intense ruby-red color.
The taste of wine is elegant, warm, dry, with fruity shades.
The aroma of wine is refreshing, with tones of red fruits.
The wine is served to various meat dishes, grilled meat, game and hard cheeses.
Principe di Corleone, "Il Rosso" is a red Sicilian wine, the blend of which is made up of the grapes of the varieties Nero d'Avola, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Grapes harvested in September are macerated and eight-day malolactic fermentation at 24-26 ° C. The wine is characterized by exquisite, warm, dry taste and a pleasant aroma with notes of red fruits. It is optimally combined with grilled meats, game and hard cheeses.
Principe di Corleone is a winery belonging to the Pollar family. The winery owns a hundred hectares of vineyards near the town of Corleone, which is in Sicily, broken at an altitude of 350-550 meters above sea level. Around the vineyards from the ground, springs are sprinkled with crystal clear water, which irrigates the vines and imparts a special, pure taste to the wine.
The first bottle of wine "Principe di Corleone" was released in 1982 by the head of the family and the founder of the company - Giuseppe Pollara. Years later, the reins of power passed to Vincenzo and Lea Pollard, who still manage the estate to this day. Collected from the vineyards in Corleone, the harvest is processed at a factory in Malvello (Palermo neighborhood). The Pollar family skillfully combines the traditions of Sicilian winemaking with modern technologies, offering elegant, classic and refined wines to connoisseurs.