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Head To Head Rose 2017
Head To Head Rose 2017
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
Grape VarietiesSangiovese
AppellationSicilia IGT
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DescriptionHead to Head Rose is made from the Sangiovese grape,grown in the eastern part of Sicily to produce a wine with beautiful red fruit aromas that is great as an aperitif and also pairs perfectly with many cuisines, including pizza and tomato based pastas. Head to Head Rose is part of a new tradition between the dynamic brother-sister team of Giulia and Andrea Zingarelli. Each year, they will re-visit the blend to fine-tune the wine to reflect the very for each vintage.
VinificationThis wine is made with carefully selected grapes grown in chalky, calcium-carbonate soils in the eastern part of Sicily. Sangiovese grapes undergo maceration on the skins for several hours to achieve its brilliant pink color. The juice is then vinified to preserve the grape’s distinct freshness and aromatics.
ColorBrilliant coral pink.
NoseIntense, complex red fruit aromas dominated by apple and cherry notes.
PalatePleasant freshness and aromatic persistency.
AnalysisAlcohol: 12.5 %
Serving SuggestionsGreat simply as an aperitif; also goes well with many foods, including tomato-based pastas, pizza and fish stews. Serve at 43-46°F (6-8 °C).