Cerasuolo Barocco D.O.C.G. -  Franco Wine Imports
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Cerasuolo Barocco D.O.C.G.


Barocco is one of the top red wines from the Avide winery. It is a well-structured wine, ruby red, warm and complex. Bouquet: At the nose there is a complex bouquet of notes of sweet spices, vanilla, blackberry, currant, pomegranate and blackberry jam. The aromas have a remarkable extraction weight, warm and soft. Taste: On the palate it shows a really impressive structure for this type of wine. Elegant and strong tannins. Good final persistence.

Food Pairing   Cerasuolo di Vittoria DOCG is a red wine for many great occasions. It goes very well with Sicilian dishes, especially with elaborate and spicy meat dishes. Interesting also in combination with grilled fish.
Best served at a temperature of   7˚C > 13˚C
14% ABV
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The historical activity of the Avide winery stems from a past that traces back to 1882. The vineyards about 70 hectares, are right at the center of heart of D.O.C.G. Cerasuolo di Vittoria in Sicily, where, excellent red wines are produced. Giovanni Demostene (the notary), Maria Stella Demostene (sister of the notary) and Giuseppe Calcaterra (husband of Maria Stella), were the co-founders of the vinery following the ancient traditions. Giovanni, Lidia and moreover Marco (are the tree sons of Maria Stella and Giuseppe) represent the new family generation that trusts in the quality of their productions.