Placido Rizzotto Rosso

Terre Siciliane IGT 2015

  • Grape variety
  • Nero d'Avola, Perricone, Syrah and other grapes
  • Type
  • Indicazione Geografica Tipica
  • Vine-growing technique
  • Certified organic
  • Alcohol
  • 13.00%
  • Total acidity
  • 5.50 g/l
  • PH
  • 3.44
  • Harvesting technique
  • Manual, half of August-last days of September
  • Vinification
  • Destemming, grape maceration for about 8 days, must fermentation at controlled temperature 25°C
  • Maturation
  • In steel vats for about 4 months

This wine is dedicated to Placido Rizzotto, a unionist from Corleone that gave his life to release his homeland from the mafia’s oppression, and to young shepherd Giuseppe Letizia, who was killed for being an involuntary witness to the murder of Placido Rizzotto.