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IL FRAPPATO 2019 DOC Vittoria Frappato
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer VALLE DELL'ACATE
This unique 100% Frappato from the Acate region of Sicily’s south-east coast is very bright with lots of fruit - a perfect red for a hot summer day. Well even in the Fall, the bright fruit flavours are a genuine pick-me-up. Medium deep reddish colour., the attractive, slightly spicy nose has warm, ripe, plummy, red cherry, strawberry flavours with some mineral-tinged, sandalwood notes. Dry, medium bodied, tangy, spicy, gently plummy, red currant and cherry flavours followed up with a very crisp, sandalwood-tinged, high acid finish. Has 12.5% alcohol and 5 g/L residual sugar with lot number L0921 on the back label. The recommended 2017 (**+) was released on September 14, 2019 at $25.95. CSPC 10932
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Hal Ent
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Rating **+(89 points)
Fresh, Zesty, Bright, Ripe
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: A really delicious frappato with strawberry, cherry and lemon aromas and flavors. It's medium-bodied with lovely density and freshness. From organically grown grapes. Drink now [to 2024+]. Score - 92 (jamessuckling.com, July 14, 2021) Price $ 24.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - October 30, 2021
Cases bought 274 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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