Original
40 Ratings
Valle dell'Acate Il Frappato Vittoria

Wine Details

Varietal

Frappato

Style

Red

Region

SicilyItaly

Wine Description

(2014 Vintage) vineyards are located in the white part at about 100 meters above sea level , the land is black , quite compact with white pebbles . Its structure allows the plant to have a good oxygenation of the roots that descend very deeply . The product is a red wine , Frappato , which gets by the characteristics of the terrain complexity of perfumes but also a good acidity .

Expert Reviews
  • International Wine Cellar
    Bright, pale ruby. Very floral aroma of intense, ripe red cherry shows less of the vegetal streak of past vintages. Fruity and fresh on the palate, with deceptive concentration to its sour red cherry, red plum and cranberry flavors; I picked up a charming suggestion of cherry cola. Minerals and a hint of faded violet on the finish. Incidentally, the wine's color is true to the frappato variety: what a relief to see a producer paying attention to what each grape can naturally deliver, color-wise, ...