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CVA Canicattí Contrada Aquilata
92024 Canicattí
Italy
http://www.cvacanicatti.it

O nas

In the heart of the province of Agrigento there is a unique territory where growing vines dates back to long long time ago.  Over 1,000 hectares of cultivated vineyards and over 60 different growing areas, each with unique pedoclimatic conditions where the vineyards are still mixed with cereal fields. The harvest takes places in August, when the sun, that made this piece of land so harsh yet generous, makes the manual harvest even more challenging.

Produkty

Versante 700 - ETNA Rosso

From old vines on ETNA Vulcan, at 700 mt above the see: 100% Nerello Mascalese grape
From hand picked grapes, after the fermentation, the wine is aged for 12 months in French barriques. The elegant tannins are velvet and well harmonized with the minerality

Versante 700 - Etna bianco

Fresh and mineral wine from Carricante grape, it's coming from our vineyard at 700 meter above the see, on the the North-East side of the Vulcan.
Hand picked grapes, fermented in steel thank and aged on the yeast for 6 months.

DIODOROS

Wine and archaeology contribute to making a territory great, one that is rich in history where the agriculture reveals the meaning and origin of civilization. Diodoros is the resultant of a shared horizon between CVA Canicattì and the Park of the Valley, a project of great symbolic value, a valid example of the environmental preservation and sustainability of sicilian landscape
From an old vineyard of Nero d'Avola, Nerello MAscalese and Nerello Cappuccio. The grapes are hand picked and fermented together; after the formation are aged for 10 months in French barrels and 6 months in bottle.

Centuno

A Nero D’Avola with an intensive and long lasting flavor, modern and fascinating. An outstanding wine, harmonious and pleasant with the typical characteristics of this great Sicilian autochthonous varietal.
It's a blend of different vineyards of Nero d'Avola, aged 12 months in French barrels, after the fermentation.

La Ferla Nero d'Avola

A modern Nero d’Avola with typical, fruity notes and nuances of black pepper; harmonious, well balanced and pleasant tannin
The most popular Sicilian grape variety, fermented and aged in steel thank.

1934 - Tribute to Luigi Pirandello

Blend at 50% between two grapes: Grillo and Chardonnay, fermented in separately: Grillo in steel tank and Chardonnay in barriques. The blend is aged 12 months in bottle.
The current is the first vintage of this wine; it recently won a Gold medal at Mondus Vini. It's a tribute to Luigi Pirandello, the most famous Sicilian writer. He won the Nobel Prize on 1934.

Fileno

A new interpretation of the Grillo grapes, growing at a middle altitude. Representing in an excellent way this autochthonous varietal, which expresses the typical characteristics of our territory in a modern and pleasant way.
A selection from the best vineyards of Grillo, fermented in steel tank and aged for 3-4 months in concrete tank. The wine is fresh, fruity and crispy, with a long and pleasant aromatic persistence.

ALICO BIANCO

A brilliant blend of Sicily’s native Inzolia and the international Chardonnay: fruitiness, sapidity and aromatic notes in an explosion of aromas and flavours.
Blend of 80% Inzolia and 20% of Chardonnay. Fruity, fresh and with a pleasant aromaticity, well represent the two varieties.