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Nero d'Avola

Nero d'Avola wine: the intensity of Sicily

Nero d'Avola wine represents the intensity of Sicily, with its richness and its distinctive character. This fine red wine, mainly produced from the Nero d'Avola grape variety, offers a unique food and wine experience. Let's discover its peculiarities together on the portal.

The origins of Nero d'Avola wine

Nero d'Avola wine has ancient origins in Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean. This autochthonous vine was traditionally grown in the areas of the province of Syracuse and Agrigento. Today, Nero d'Avola is widely appreciated for its ability to produce intense, full-bodied and structured wines.

Characteristics of Nero d'Avola wine

Nero d'Avola wine is characterized by its intensity and complexity. It offers notes of black fruit, such as black cherry and plum, accompanied by spicy and licorice nuances. In the mouth, it offers a pleasant acidity, firm tannins and a persistent finish. These wines are known for their versatility at the table, pairing beautifully with Sicilian cuisine.

The territory of Sicily

The Nero d'Avola vine finds its ideal habitat in Sicily, where the vines grow on soils rich in minerals and influenced by a Mediterranean climate. The warm Sicilian sun and the sea breeze contribute to the optimal ripening of the grapes, guaranteeing the concentration and intensity of their aromas. Sicily is famous for its rich winemaking tradition and Nero d'Avola is one of its enological jewels.

Sicilian cellars

In Sicily, numerous wineries are passionately dedicated to the production of Nero d'Avola wines. Cantina Planeta is one of the most renowned and appreciated wineries, with a long tradition in the production of high quality wines. Their dedication to excellence is reflected in the Nero d'Avola wines they produce.

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