Favinia La Muciara Firriato 2018

Favinia La Muciara by Firriato is a medium-bodied rich expressive white wine, born from Grillo, Catarratto and Zibibbo grapes from Favignana Island, aged sur lies for 6 months. Smoky hints, of citrus, tropical fruits and Mediterranean spices in a marine profile. The taste is fresh and savory

24.50 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Terre Siciliane IGT

Grape varieties

Grillo, Catarratto, Zibibbo

Category

White Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

On calcareous sandy soil, with outcrops of tufa and pink sand

Vinification

Soft pressing and fermentation in steel tanks for 20 days

Aging

6 month on the lees in steel tanks

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
2018
2 / 3
James Suckling
2017
89 / 100
Veronelli
2018
89 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied white wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Right Away Young

Perfect to drink right away

WHITE WINE FAVINIA LA MUCIARA FIRRIATO 2018 DESCRIPTION

Colour Light golden yellow

Scent Rich and marine, with scents of orange blossoms, tropical fruits and Mediterranean spices

Taste Smooth and fresh with hints of citrus and light smoky notes

producer: Firriato

Main wines
Nero d'Avola, Perricone, Catarratto, Etna
Foundation year
1985
Hectares of vineyards
470
Annual production
6.000.000 bt
Enologist
Giuseppe Pellegrino
Address
Firriato, Via Trapani, 4 - 91027 Paceco (TP)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fried Fish
  • Risotto with Vegetables
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato