Wine Tenuta Rapitala, "Casalj", Sicilia IGT, 2009
Clean straw-colored wine.
The wine has a nice rich flavor with rounded tannins.
The aroma of wine is filled with herbal undertones.
Wine is served with fish dishes and vegetables.
The wine is made from a blend of grape varieties Chardonnay and Kataratto. Each variety vinified separately. Fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature in stainless steel containers in which the wine and then aged.
Wine producer - Sicilian farm Tenuta Rapitala (in Arabic - "river of God"), founded in 1971 by Count Bernard Ugonis della Gatine. The ideal climatic conditions for growing here as autochthonous and international grape varieties from which the elegant wine with a luxurious bouquet.
The owner of the company has upgraded cellars and wineries, which were almost completely destroyed during the earthquake in Belice Valley. Tenuta Rapitala philosophy is that wine should only be of excellent quality and perfectly created, but most importantly their individuality and uniqueness, clearly reflects the exclusivity of its terroir.