CIRO’ DOC WHITE “PHEMINA”

From native grape Greco bianco that grows on the hilly vineyards of Cirò’s hinterland climbing down to the Ionian Sea derives this pure, balanced and pleasing white wine



ETYMOLOGY

A gourmets wine. Dedicated to WOMEN and translated in PHEMINA

ORIGIN DENOMINATION

CIRO' DOC
Protected Designation of Origin

GRAPE VARIETY

Greco bianco 100%

ANALYTICAL DATA

Alcohol Content: 12,5% by Vol.
PH: 3,60
Total acidity: 5,52 g/l

BOTTLES PRODUCED

13.000

TASTING NOTES

White wine with a bright straw yellow color with greenish reflections. Nose with fruity notes reminiscent of lemon, grapefruit and wild bluebell. On the palate great sapidity with well expressed acidity and a pleasant citrus note

PRODUCTION AREA

Cirò (Crotone) - Region: Calabria, Italy
Vineyards: Località Brigante

TERROIR

Soil Composition: medium textured with a clay origin, rich in minerals
Vineyards Altitude: 365 m a.s.l.
Climate: Mediterranean with hot and breezy summers. Area subject to high temperature ranges; subjected to water stress in the summer season

GRAPE HARVEST

Selection of the grape and manual harvest in the crates
Time of Harvest: second ten days of September
Hectare Yield: 60 quintals/ha

WINE-MAKING

Soft pressing, cold and static clarification, temperature-controlled fermentation (16-18°C)

REFINING

3 months in steel tank, 2 months in bottle

SIZES

75 cl

SERVING TEMPERATURE

8°- 12°C

FOOD PAIRING

Ideal with appetizers and grilled fish, soft and mild cheeses and vegetable pies


PRIZES AND AWARDS

Last Vintages:

Vintage 2019
Vini d’Italia Gambero Rosso: 2 Bicchieri
BereBene Gambero Rosso: Premio Qualità/Prezzo
Bibenda: 3 Grappoli
Vitae La Guida Vini AIS: 3 Viti

Vintage 2020
LM - I Migliori Vini Italiani Luca Maroni: 92 p.ti
Vini d’Italia Gambero Rosso: 2 Bicchieri
Bibenda: 4 grappoli

Vintage 2021
LM - I Migliori Vini Italiani Luca Maroni: 91 p.ti
Bibenda: 4 grappoli
Vitae la Guida Vini Ais: 3 Viti
Guida Perenne dei Vini d'Italia Prosit - ONAV: 2 Prosit

Vintage 2022
LM - I Migliori Vini Italiani Luca Maroni: 92 p.ti
The WineHunter Award: Award Rosso
Bibenda: 3 Grappoli
I 1000 vini d'Italia, Le Guide L'Espresso 2023: 93+ p.ti

 
 

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