Arianna Occhipinti 'Siccagno' Nero d'Avola, IGT Terre Siciliane, Italy 2019
Siccagno translates to 'good wine' and is also the name of the vineyard planted to 30 year old Nero d'Avola vines. Arianna is the winemaker and viticulturist here in Vittoria. She produces a wine of structure and dark red cherry fruits, with vibrant acidity, lingering flavor and chewy tannins. The wine is aged in 3000L used Stockinger (Austrian) Oak for 2 years before release.
Pairing: Braised Beef, Hearty pasta dishes
Grape: Nero d'Avola
Soil: White Limestone
Farming Practices: Certified Organic and practicing biodynamic