Wine Sherazade, Sicilia IGT 2009
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Reviews of purchase Sherazade, Sicilia IGT 2009
The wine has a ruby red color with purple reflections.
This full-bodied wine has excellent structure and silky tannins.
Wine with a beautiful fruity aroma characteristic of Nero d'Avola, with clearly stands out notes of cherry and a slight tinge of spice.
Goes well with pasta, white meat and seafood dishes. Particularly well suited to the paste «alla Norma» (tomato sauce, fried eggplant and grated cheese), as well as to the soup with beef and lentils, stuffed leg of lamb and goulash.
Scheherazade (Sherazade) - the main character of fairy tales "Thousand and One Nights", a beautiful young girl with a magical voice that every night the king told wonderful tales. Wine Sherazade - this is another creation of Donnafugata. Wine produced in 2006, originally it was made from two grape varieties: Nero d'Avola with the addition of Syrah. Since 2009 Sherazade was odnosortovym wine, now it is manufactured only from Nero d'Avola, the king among the Sicilian grape varieties. He easily and well matured, passing the blame perfect fruity aroma. The grapes are harvested in September, after maceration and malolactic fermentation the wine is kept in a vat 2 months, then 3 months in bottle. In 2009 at the Canadian Wine Competition Selections Mondiales Des Vins Canada wine Sherazade 2008 received a silver medal.
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. During the harvest in the vineyards of Donnafugata satisfied night music festival.
Most of the vineyards are located in the south-east of Sicily, in the area of Contessa Entellina.