Wine Firriato, "Branciforti" Red, Sicilia IGT, 2014
The wine is ruby red.
The taste of wine is full bodied, expressive and rounded, with soft tannins and a pleasant aftertaste.
Aromatic bouquet of wine is quite bright and seductive, with notes of berries, which emphasized the nuances of spice and chocolate.
The wine is perfect to accompany meat, grilled venison and cheeses.
"Branciforti" - one of the best red wines suitable for daily use, is an excellent proposal for a "price-quality". It will please its fruity bouquet and a rounded, warm taste with exceptional balance components.
Red wine monosortovoe "Branciforte" is created from grapes of Nero d'Avola, which is grown in the hills at an altitude of Trapani 250-400 meters above sea level. Vines have an average soil texture and consists essentially of clay. Stocking density of vines is 5,000 plants per hectare. Harvesting begins in the third decade of September and ends in early October. Fermentation berries in stainless steel tanks at a temperature of 24-26 ° C lasts 10 days. Wine storage potential is 4-5 years.
Winery "Firriato" was opened in 1985 by Salvatore Di Gaetano in the ancient town of Erice, near Trapani - the provincial capital. At this point, the highest density in the vineyard of Italy. Young winemaker saw a rich, albeit unspoken necessary, the potential for growth and development of winemaking in this region. The company began producing Firriato Sicily is not just cost-effective but high-quality wines and drinks to express through their evolution in consumer tastes.
Under the strict supervision of Salvatore Di Gaetano economy rapidly, intensely and relentlessly developed, creates new wine, bought new farms, improved machinery and technological equipment of the winery. Along with the growth of the company grew awards and prizes, which deservedly won the wine sector, and most importantly - growing love of consumers. Today we can safely say that the company "Firriato" opened the world of Sicily and Sicilian wines. Therefore, in the world press winery "Firriato" proclaimed one of the most prestigious wine houses in Sicily.