Sicily Nero D'avola

Planeta

Cerasuolo di Vittoria Nero d'Avola Frappato 2015

Tonight is Saturday night and I have opened the 2015 Planeta Cerasuolo Di Vittoria - Sicilia. Made up of 60% Nero D' Avola and 40% Frappato. Have been wanting to try more wine from Sicily. I have been hearing a lot of good things coming from this area.

The nose is very aromatic with red fruit, dried strawberries, dried raspberries, cherry cola, balsamic, floral notes, spice and dried herbs.

On the palate I get red berries, wild cherry, strawberry, plum, ginger, spice, herbs and dusty soil.

This wine is medium supple bodied with medium + acidity and medium + sandy tannins that lead to a long vibrant lasting finish. Sicilian wines are showing real well and I will have to try more. The weekend is going well and I hope everyone are enjoying themselves. Stay safe continued prosperity. Nostrovia! 🍷🍷🍷🍷
— 10 days ago

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Sharon B

Sharon B

That’s my favorite region and the Nero D’ Avola is my favorite grape! Cheers!

Prodigo

Nero d'Avola 2016

Nice with both pasta and shrimp. Mild fruit with some tannins and quick finish — 6 days ago

Feudo Maccari

Saia Sicilia Nero d'Avola

35$ facile a boire, fruité et épicé — 4 days ago

Feudo Montoni

Vigna Lagnusa Nero d'Avola 2015

Mid-weight and clean. Fresh cherries with a bitter note of fruit pit in the finish. — 10 days ago

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Casa del Coppiere

Nero D'Avola

Thi2006 vintage was very nice and easy/soft to drink. Goes with pasta, red meat, cheeses... super easy and nice — 4 days ago

Baglio di Pianetto

Sicilia Nero d'Avola 2016

DOC, not Delectable‘s identification . Leathery and smoky. Ripe raspberry, moist earth, black pepper mineral. From Seventh Avenue Liquors. — 15 days ago

Archeo

Ruggero di Tasso Nero d'Avola

My no hang over cheap wine ... no longer sold at trader joe... agggghhhhh — 14 days ago

Feudo Arancio

Stemmari Cantodoro Nero d'Avola 2013

First word that comes to mind- Pure enjoyment. Over turned soil with bramble and oak on nose. Taste; Front raspberry tamed by grip of rose + flash of saddle leather tannins. The finish a delightful sour cranberry cleanse .
I’m sure there is more to find with this wine depending on what you are accompanying it with. Worth a do over🍷
— 9 days ago

Cantina Cellaro

Due Lune Nero d'Avola 2013

Schönes Rot, Geruch nach Beeren, Tabak und Gewürze, angemessene Säure und angenehme Tannine, langer Abgang. — 10 days ago

Baglio dell Fate

Terre Siciliane Nero d'Avola 2017

Love this wine! Medium bodied, smooth and easy to drink. Slightly fruity of tart cherry/cranberry, but not too sweet. Recommended by the urban grape in Boston - would buy again! — 17 days ago