Feudi del Pisciotto
Merlot Terre Siciliane IGT
Born from one of the first planted vineyards,a Merlot which achieves all thepotential and character of this variety ina fantastic expression of the Sicilian ‘terroir’.A wine of great elegance combinedwith remarkable structure and power.
Vineyard Location:Niscemi (CL)
Trellising:Spur pruned cordon
Soil:Medium-textured soil, lightly sandy and pebbly
Vinification:Fermentation in stainless steel at controlled temperature. Total malolactic fermentation is carried out.
Aging Process:In barriques (50% new, 50% used) for 10 months, with additional 5-6 months in bottle
Bouquet:Refined scents of blackcurrant, ripe prune, candied violets.
Flavor:Great elegance combined with remarkable structure and power with a rich, long finish.
Pairings:Pair with hearty pasta dishes, veal stew and mature cheeses.
Grapes Used: Merlot 100%