COS 2018 Frappato, Terre Siciliane IGP
Item Number: 13179
Sub Region: Ragusa
Appellation/AVA: Terre Siciliane IGP
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Frappato
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Soil Type: Red soil of medium consistency; made up of subalpine sands composed of limestone and silica
Elevation: 230 meters
Case Production: 3,150
Vineyard Notes: The grapes are sourced from estate vineyards in Bastonaca, Vittoria. The average vine age is 15 years. Harvest is manual.
Vinification Notes: Spontaneous fermentation on the skins occurs with indigenous yeast for 10-15 days in concrete tanks. The COS Frappato matures for nine months in concrete followed by 3 months in bottle before release.