Syrah Tenuta Sallier de la Tour - Tasca d'Almerita 2020

The Syrah by Tenuta Sallier de la Tour - Tasca d'Almerita is a Sicilian red wine that is aged for 12 months in oak barrels used for 30% of the mass and for the remaining 70% in used oak barriques. It expresses a smooth, fresh and fruity organoleptic profile, accompanied by aromas of dark fruit such as blackberries and blueberries, mixed spices and black pepper notes.

7.70 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Sicilia DOC

Grape varieties

Syrah 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperature of 20 days in stainless steel tanks

Aging

12 months in French oak barriques of second and third ude for 30%, the remainder in steel

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

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

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 2-3 years

RED WINE SYRAH TENUTA SALLIER DE LA TOUR - TASCA D'ALMERITA 2020 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense purple ruby red

Scent Small red fruits like blueberries and blackberries, notes of spices and black pepper

Taste Smooth, warm and balanced, fresh and persistent

producer: Tasca d'Almerita

Main wines
Rosso del Conte, Nero d'Avola, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Grillo, Catarratto, Spumante Metodo Classico
Foundation year
1830
Hectares of vineyards
370.2
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
2.124.000 bt
Address
Contrada Regaleali, 90020 - Sclafani Bagni (PA)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese