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Rosso di Contrada Don Pasquale, 2016

By Marabino

  • Appellation: IGT Terre Siciliane
  • Region: Sicily
  • Country: Italy
  • Colour: Red
  • Grape Varieties: Nero d'Avola
  • Soil type: Limestone
  • Vessel type: Stainless Steel
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • Low sulphite.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: 5 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Rosso di Contrada don Pasquale: this wine is linked to the family affections. It is obtained from a vineyard of Nero d'Avola of half hectare exposed to the north on white limestone soil, with a good presence of skeleton (rock). It lays at 70 meters above sea level, the exposure to the north gives this wine a remarkable freshness that gives it a vertical impulse in the pleasantness of its fruit. It is often accompanied by salty notes. It ferments with the whole berries in steel tanks for about 20 days. It matures for ten months in steel tanks and ages for six months in bottle. Sulfur dioxide is self-produced under 10mg / l. The product does not contain any oenological additive. Yield in wine 33hl / ha

About Marabino

Sicily, Italy

Marabino is located in south-eastern Sicily, in the Contrada Buonivini in the heart of the Val di Noto. We grow Vineyards (27 ha) olive groves and orchards (5 ha) of our property, we follow the principles of biodynamics since 2008. Our annual production is about 100,000 bottles of wine and 2,000 bottles of extra virgin olive oil.