Syrah Cusumano 2020

The Syrah by Cusumano is a warm, pleasant, velvety and well-balanced expression from Sicily, vinified and aged in steel tanks. Its perfumes evoke the wild berries in jam, the ripe fruits and the wild spices. On the palate it is smooth, warm and velvety, with a long fruity persistence

8.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Terre Siciliane IGT

Grape varieties

Syrah 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Over 10 years old vines in a calyey soils at 250 m above sea level, from the Tenuta Presti e Pagni from Monreale hills

Vinification

Destemming, cold maceration for 2 days at 7°C, alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in steel tanks

Aging

5 months on the lees in steel tanks

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2018
91 / 100
Gambero Rosso
2019
2 / 3
Wine Spectator
2018
87 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
16°-18°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied red 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

RED WINE SYRAH CUSUMANO 2020 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense ruby red with purple hints

Scent Smooth and fruity, with notes of ripe black fruits, wild berries in jam and wild spices

Taste Smooth, warm, velvety and silky, with a good fruity persistence

producer: Cusumano

Main wines
Grillo, Catarratto, Inzolia, Nero d'Avola, Syrah
Foundation year
2001
Hectares of vineyards
520
Annual production
2.500.000 bt
Enologist
Mario Ronco
Address
SS 113, Km 307, Contrada San Carlo, Via Bisaccia - 90047 Partinico (PA)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese