Nero d’Avola, 2015

Ciello

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Ciello Rosso 2015

$23.00

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The wine's story

The sun-soaked island of Sicily is a wine-lover’s paradise: the ancient vineyards which cover the rocky soils have been producing high quality wines since time immemorial, and wine runs through the... read more

Sommelier notes

For the second month in a row, I find myself selecting the obscure Italian variety Nero d’Avola, and I’m wondering why….
I guess because this wonderful grape, when picked at the appropriate time and... read more

Food pairings

Nero d’Avola, with its soft, plummy set of flavours and bang-in-the-middle medium body is a great food pairing wine. This example from Ciello, with its extra freshness (thanks to annual early harve... read more

More Info

Alcohol Level: 13.50%

    • Pairings
    • Red Meat
    • Pizza
    • Italian
    • BBQ
    • Antipasti
    • Production Methods
    • Indigenous Yeast
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Bottled Without Filtration
    • Tastes
    • Rich
    • Salty
    • Earthy
    • Fruity
    • Seasons
    • Winter
    • Autumn
    • Spring
    • Moods
    • Adventurous
    • Oak
    • No