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Nostru Catarratto Lucido

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The inspiration for the Catarratto Lucido label design is the donkey. Donkeys are part of Sicily's viticultural tradition. As man's work partner, they used to be a common sight in the vineyards, representing the soul of working in the fields - the source of life and wealth. This is a fabulous wine made from the rare Catarratto Lucido grape which produces an amazing range of aromas and flavours, with an excellent minerality.
Type:
Vintage:
2018
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Genres:
Style:
Dry
ABV:
13%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
Italy
Body:
Soft, fruity and aromatic
Drinking Window:
Drink now
Closure Type:
Cork
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£12.99
 

Santa Tresa

One of Sicily’s oldest and finest wineries, producing top quality, indigenous varietal wines from Vittoria. In perfect harmony with nature and with ideal grape-growing weather conditions, Feudo di Santa Tresa’s vineyards benefit from the Sicilian sun and cooling sea breezes, far enough away from the sea. Here, we are able to produce organic wines with the ultimate expression of our grape varietals and the soul of Sicilian character. Considerable replanting and upgrading on the 50 hectares “terra rossa” vineyards, alongside the highest quality winemaking, results in exceptional wines.

Tasting Notes

Nostru Catarrato Lucido is straw-coloured with flecks of green. The characterful bouquet is a little spicy and reminiscent of jasmine, aromatic herbs and nutmeg, with delicate touches of white peach. On the palate, there is a strong mineral backbone, perfectly balanced, with lively acidity. The finish is long and complex with delicious almond flavours.

Food Matches

Try as an aperitif or, with light summer dishes.