Lusirà Syrah Igt Sicilia 2016 Baglio del Cristo di Campobello
is all the Sicilianity of Middle Eastern Syrah, which has found in the 4 hectares
Of Baglio del Cristo in Campobello its promised land.
Men lend faith to what they desire. The reality of things hoped for and the conviction of things that will be seen already have roots.
Sicily Denomination of Controlled Origin
Harvested between the last decade of September and the first decade of October 2018
Bottles produced: 13,832
Issue: January 2022
Plants per hectare: 5,000
Yield per hectare: 80 ql.
Deep, mixed limestone and chalky, hilly terrain whose elevation varies between 230 and 270 meters above sea level.
Alcohol content: 14.50% vol.
Total acidity: 5.16 g/l
Ph: 3.60 – Dry extract: 31.80 g/l
Serving temperature: 16 – 18 ºC
Harvested by hand in small boxes.
After further selection, the grapes are destemmed. A very soft crushing follows. Continuous pumping over allows the substances contained in the skins to be extracted. The maceration time is about eighteen days at a controlled temperature.
Approximately fourteen months in French oak barrels (Nevers, Tronçais, Allier), 1/3 of which are new 225-liter barrels, and at least twelve months of bottle aging before release.
“Elegance is the main endowment of this wine, enveloping in intensity and aromatic complexity. From jammy red fruit, there are spicy notes to vanilla notes, well matched by caressing tannins. Wine with aging capacity of at least ten years “