||Coastline of Marsala and Petrosino (TP)
||Mediterranean, mild winters, limited rainfall, very hot and windy summers. Altitude: few metres a.s.l.
|Composition of the land
||Medium-textured, tending to sandy soil.
||From mid-September, at an advanced phase of ripening.
||The fermentation is stopped by adding brandy.
||At least 5 years in oak barrels. Aging for over 48 months in 80hl and 50hl oak barrels, with at least 6 months in barrique.
||All Sicilian pastries with ricotta and pastry creams. Unconventional: all aged and spicy cheeses served with pears, grapes or Chinese lantern berries.
||Price Pellegrino Marsala Superiore Oro Dolce Bip Benjamin Riserva 2013 € 13.51