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Cerasuolo Classico - Etichetta Nera D.O.C.G.

Avide

Black Label - The wine with the rose: in 1984, a scientific research let a woman choose the wine at the table, and gave a rose to her after she chose Cerasuolo di Vittoria. The red rose, moreover, is the symbol of elegance, of the softness of the Frappato and the deep and full structure of Nero d'Avola. The wine of the Cerasuolo di Vittoria DOCG is ruby red in color with aromas of cherry, red berries, plum, and pomegranate. The fresh young fruit character is typical of the Frappato, while the Nero d’Avola shows more tannin and hints of wild herbs.

Food Pairing   Cerasuolo di Vittoria DOCG is a red wine for 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
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$14.75 $29.50
750ml
13.5% 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.