Florio Passito di Pantelleria 0.5L 2015
Florio Passito di Pantelleria 0.5L 2015
91
VO 90

Florio, 0,50 l - 14.50%
100% Zibibbo

€ 35.61
Price ex VAT
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Sicily - Italy
White dessert wine dessert wine aromatic

How to serve

Serve at:

10 - 12°C.

Longevity:

10 - 15 years

Glass:

Florio Passito di Pantelleria 0.5L 2015

Colour

Intense golden yello with topaz reflections.

Bouquet

Broad, rich and aromatic with notes of muscat, raisin and apricot jam.

Flavour

Sweet and soft, with great structure and persistence, intense notes of apricot and dried figs.

Pairing

As aperitif matches well with soft, spicy cheeses and with goose liver. Excellent with ricotta pastries, cream pastries, dried fruits and nougat. Excellent meditation wine.

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Features

Name Florio Passito di Pantelleria 0.5L 2015
Type White dessert wine dessert wine aromatic
Classification
Year 2015
Size 0,50 l
Alcohol content 14.50% by volume
Grape varieties 100% Zibibbo
Country
Region Sicily
Origin Selected vineyards of the island of Pantelleria
Climate Insular, hot, dry and very windy. Terraces between 50 and m. a.s.l.
Soil composition Volcanic origin, very dark and rich in macro and micro elements.
Cultivation system Traditional bush-trained vines, planted in little hollows to protect them against the strong African winds.
Harvest By hand, advanced ripening, in the second ten days of September.
Vinification After the harvest the grapes are collected to dry in the sun. “La passola” is the grape concentrated by the sun in its organoleptic richness, is then crushed and fermented slowly at a controlled temperature to give life to the Zibibbo nectar.
Ageing In fine oak barrels. At least 6 months in bottle.
Residual sugars 130.00 gr/L
Production year 12,000 bottles
Allergens Contains sulphites
Pairing As aperitif matches well with soft, spicy cheeses and with goose liver. Excellent with ricotta pastries, cream pastries, dried fruits and nougat. Excellent meditation wine.
On offer Price Florio Passito di Pantelleria 0.5L 2015 € 35.61  ex VAT

Official awards

Expert

Prize

Vintage

Veronelli
 
2015
Vinous
90/100 
2015
xtraWine
92/100 
2015
Gambero Rosso
 
2014
Robert Parker
91/100 
2014
Robert Parker
91/100 
2010

The Florio cellar began in 1832 when Vincenzo Florio acquired land adjacent to Woodhouse, father and discoverer of Marsala. The early years were not easy: no profits and uncertain prospects endangered the survival of the cellar. From 1855 the efforts...

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