2012 Passopisciaro Contrada Guardiola Terre Siciliane

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Contrada Guardiola is an old domain between 800 m and 1000 m asl, that was almost lost to the 1947’s eruption. It produces complex wines with rich flavours, typically of marzipan, orange and crying red fruit. This wine comes from a parcel of older plantings on the edge of Guardiola’s bottom.


Harvest October 24th and 26th  2012 Varietal Nerello Mascalese Age of the vineyards over 100 yeards old Vineyard’s density 8000 plants per hectare Altitude

800 mt a.s.l.

Surface 2.3 hectares Yield per Ha 14 hl Fertilization None Spraying Sulphur, copper, propolis, clay,grapefruit seed extract Alcoholic fermentation for 10 days in steel vats Malolactic fermentation large oak barrels Ageing for 18 months in large oak barrels Bottling waning  moon of April 2014 Production

3500 bottles

  • List Price: $65.00

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