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Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: white wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
2016 and 2015
Appellation:Pantelleria (Sicily, Italy)
Winery: Donnafugata
Volume: 37.5cl Other volumes
Grapes: Zibibbo
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Wine Level In The Bottle: Mid-Shoulder (ME - Mi-Epaule)
Donnafugata produces this Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017 (£23.53), a white wine from Pantelleria vinified with zibibbo from 2017 and has an alcoholic strength of 14%. The Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017 is the ideal white to combine with cakes and pastries and duck. Drinks&Co users rate this white wine with 4 out of 5 points.

Description of Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017

Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017 (Zibibbo)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Yellow color with amber reflections.
  • Nose: Aromas of apricot jam, dates, dried figs, sultanas and candied citrus.
  • Mouth: Soft, velvety, sweet and balanced.

APPELLATION: Sicily, Italy.

VINEYARD: Donnafugata.

GRAPES: Zibibbo.

AGEING: Thinning is made of stainless steel for 7 months and for another 12 months in bottle.

PREPARATION: It is made exclusively from grapes Zibibbo, harvested and hand selected only. A fermentation of the must, which is done in stainless steel at a controlled temperature, was subsequently added raisins squeezed by hand. During maceration, raisins release their extraordinary heritage of sweetness, freshness and aromaticity.

WINE PAIRING: Perfect as an aperitif, but works very well with blue cheeses and chocolates or desserts made with nuts.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10-12 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

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Donnafugata

Donnafugata

Donnafugata was founded in Sicily by an enterprising family with 160 years’ experience in premium wines. Giacomo Rallo and wife Gabriella, daughter José and son Antonio are engaged in an entrepreneurial project with a focus on attention to detail and synchronizing people and nature to make wines that correspond increasingly more to the potential of this area.

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Reviews of Donnafugata Passito di Pantelleria Ben Ryé 375ml 2017

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4 /5

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: yellow, amber reflections
  • Nose: a symphony of flavors: apricot jam, dates, dried figs, sultanas and candied citrus.
  • Mouth: all seduction, liquid velvet, a complex envelope wine, and perfectly balanced sweetness, flavor and smoothness. A wine of long persistence.

APPELLATION: Passito di Pantelleria.

VINEYARD: Alberello training in Pantelleria with very short pruning on volcanic soil rich in minerals

GRAPES: Muscat of Alexandria.

AGEING: Aged for 7 months in steel and 12 in bottle.

PREPARATION: use of natural drying grapes to the sun for 20-30 days and addition, during the fermentation phase, raisins handpicked.

WINE PAIRING: blue cheeses like Roquefort and stilton.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10-12 ° C

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

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4 /5

I had it with cod and potatoes. My boss gifted to me.
Its intense colour attracted me. It is the softest wine of Pantelleria.
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Donnafugata Ben Ryé Passito di Pantelleria Halbe Bottle 375ml 2017

4 /5

Typical opacity of a Donnafugata. Reminded me of burned wood and it was a pleasant taste.
I accompanied the 2017 with steamed vegetables.
I have shared a bottle with my boss in more than one occasion.
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Donnafugata Ben Ryé Passito 375ml 2017

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4/5

TASTING NOTES Donnafugata Ben Rye Passito 375ml 2016 :

  • View: amber with hints of gold.
  • Nose: apricot jam, honeysuckle, pineapple in syrup and bergamot, saffron, candied cider, mineral touches and salty nuances.
  • Mouth: rich, great aromatic power, sweetness, warmth, great feresdcura, marine flavor and long finish and aromatic.

APPELLATION: Sicily.

VINEYARD: Donnafugata

GRAPES: Zibibbo.

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5%

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