DonnafugataFloramundi Cerasuolo di Vittoria 2021Product code: 16691
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Donnafugata Floramundi Cerasuolo di Vittoria is a seductive Sicilian wine, a result of an exquisite blend of Nero d'Avola and Frappato grapes. It brandishes a bright ruby red hue and boasts an enchanting bouquet of wild strawberries, pomegranates, and floral notes of violets. On the palate, this medium-bodied vintage reveals harmonious and expressive fruitiness, expertly balanced by soft tannins and an invigorating freshness. Its elegant finish offers a delightful trace of red berry fruit. This resplendent Italian wine is an eloquent tribute to the Mediterranean, encapsulating the vibrant spirit and flavours of Sicily.
This wine has an intense ruby red colour with brilliant purple hues. On the nose, it has intense fruity aromas of black cherry and berries (blueberry). On the palate, it opens with delicate flowery flavours and characteristic spicy notes of black pepper, the flavours are supported by a refreshing acidity with fine and well-integrated tannins.
About the Winery
Lying in the heart of Sicily, Italy, is the renowned Donnafugata winery, a true gem in the world of viticulture. This sprawling vineyard estate dates back to 1851 and has been meticulously cared for over five generations. Owned by the Rallo family, it is a glittering jewel underlining the rich tapestry of Sicilian wine-making.
Spanning over 334-hectares of vineyards across Sicily, Donnafugata is a visionary leader in producing Midi-themed wines offering one-of-a-kind aromatic profiles. The estate's distinct microclimates and soil variety enable the cultivation of 30 different types of grapes to create a vast selection of remarkable wines with exciting complexity and extraordinary depth.
Donnafugata are innovative winemakers who are committed to sustainability and organic farming. The winery utilises solar panels and reuses production waste. It's methods highlight a conscious effort towards the environment which then influences the superior quality of its wines.
The heart and ethos of Donnafugata extends far beyond viticulture; it involves art, culture and nature. Each bottle label is an artwork, resonating with the tale of the wine within. The winery doesn't solely captivate the palate, it also enchants the eye, making its wines a thoroughly immersive experience.
From whites with floral notes to striking full-bodied reds and exquisitely sweet whites, every sip from a Donnafugata bottle embodies the dedication, passion and craft involved in producing these wines. Embarking upon a wine tour here beautifully marries the exploration of flavours with Sicilian culture and tradition; a journey that promises to be an unforgettable sojourn.
Conclusion? Donnafugata is an enchanting amalgamation of quality excellence, environmental stewardship traditional craftsmanship and an aesthetic sensibility. Whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or a curious enthusiast, Donnafugata is the perfect place to explore the vast , richness of Sicilian wines.