The L’Eterno from the renowned Sicilian wine producer Feudi del Pisciotto is a fine and elegant full-body Burgundy style Pinot Noir red wine with a great structure. A wine characterised by a limpid ruby red colour with a rich aroma, soft beautiful tannins and a captivating flavour.
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|Producer||Feudi del Pisciotto|
|Classification||Terre Siciliane I.G.T.|
|Wine style||Dry red wine|
|Maturation||12 months in 100% new French oak barriques and 6 months in bottles|
|Bouquet||Rich bouquet of berries and violets with spicy and tobacco notes.|
|Taste||Soft and full-bodied wine, with soft tannins that never displays hints of bitterness and a perceptible and captivating flavour.|
|Pairs with||Excellent with starters of varying succulence and main courses such as roasts or stews. Serve at 16-18 C.|
This wine comes from an ancient wine producing area, and the Feudi del Pisciotto winery dates back to the 1700s and was once one of the largest in Sicily.
The Pinot Nero vines for this red wine grow in Feudi del Pisciotto’s sandy and stone rich vineyards in Niscemi near Caltagirone in south-eastern Sicily at an altitude of 270 m only 5 km. from the sea. The vineyards therefore benefits from two climate related moderators - its altitude, where it can take advantage of the sea breezes and the significant temperature compensator, which is the sea itself.
The harvesting is done manually followed by careful sorting and destemming of the grapes. Fermentation is done in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks. Maturation takes place in new French oak barriques for 12 months followed by bottle maturation for 6 months.
Longevity 5-10 years.