Wine Principe di Corleone, Nerello Mascalese, Terre Siciliane IGP
Reviews of purchase Principe di Corleone, Nerello Mascalese, Terre Siciliane IGP
The wine is ruby-red.
The taste of the wine is fresh and balanced, with shades of red and black garden berries.
In the aroma of wine, there are subtle notes of blackberries, cherries and strawberries.
The wine is served with fried white and red meat, medium-ripened cheeses and fatty fish.
Principe di Corleone, Nerello Mascalese is a red mono-sour wine made from the grape variety Nerello Mascalese. In the production of wine, short maceration and fermentation in stainless tanks are used. Nerello Mascalese is characterized by crystal clear red color and fragrant aroma with notes of garden berries. The taste is balanced and fresh, making this wine a harmonious accompaniment of roasted meat and fatty fish.
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.