Tasca D'Almerita Ghiaia Nera Nerello Mascalese 2014, Sicily
Dry red wine, 75cl. Medium bodied 100% Nerello Mascalese from Sicily, Italy. 13.0% ABV. Suitable for Vegetarians.
Grown on the slopes of Mount Etna. Tasca's Ghaia Nera has aromas of perfumed blueberry, thyme and baking spice. Softened in large 600-litre barrels of Slovenian oak. The palate retains freshness and acidity with an explosion of raspberry, cinnamon, black cherry and liquorice. A star choice for an upmarket dinner party red.
Pairs beautifully with: Tuna and tomato, grilled swordfish, roasted carrots with honey and ginger, or try with pasta bake.
Cheese pairing: Pecorino, Caciocavallo (like Sicilian Mozzarella), Provolone or Fresh Ricotta.