Bottle

Syrah

Wine

Syrah

SICILIA DOC

Area

The districts of Butera and Riesi in Caltanisetta province.

Grapes

100% Syrah.

Vinification and Maturation

Manual harvesting was carried out in the third week of September. Fermentation at a temperature of 28°- 30°C. (82°-86°F.) lasted eight days. The wine matured for 12 months in 350-liter (92-gallon) tonneaux of French oak, followed by a further period of fining in the bottle.

Colour

Brilliant and extremely intense ruby red.

Bouquet

Full and persistent with appealing notes of cherries, red fruit and sweet spices.

Flavour

Rich, encompassing and with a big structure with clean sensations of appealing fruitiness supported by a long finish that caresses the palate.

Serving Temperature

Serve at about 18°C. (64°F.).

Food Combinations

Ideal with savory stuffed pastas, pasta seasoned with piquant sauces or ragout of hare, stew and game in salmì. Excellent as well with aged Pecorino or herbed cheeses.

Alcohol Level

14% in volume.

Bottle and case size

6 x 0,75l 1 x 1,5l

Estate

Feudo Principi di Butera
Contrada Deliella , 93011, Butera - Caltanissetta, Italy
Tel 0934 347726, Fax 0934 347851
www.feudobutera.it , info@feudobutera.it