Carduni

CARDUNI

Clear
Acohol
15%
Colour
Intense red.

Aroma
Complex and fine.
Flavour
Mature and balanced.
Food Pairings
Seared filet mignon, small game, aged coldcuts, meat-based sauces and pasta dishes.
Ideal serving temperature
18°

DATA SHEET

NAME’S ORIGIN::Refers to a small clearing located within the Pianetto estate.
DENOMINATION: IGT SICILY.
LOCATION: Contrada Pianetto, Santa Cristina Gela (PA).
FIRST VINTAGE: 2004.
GRAPE BLEND: Petit Verdot.

Carduni is the Sicilian term for thistles. Thick bunches of thistles struck especially the attention of Count Paolo Marzotto during one of his first visits to the Pianetto estate. Count it sensed that these plots would be ideal for the cultivation of Petit Verdot grapes, given the high presence of iron in the soil where they usually grow thistles. very rich and complex wine, the Carduni widely expresses the different peculiarities of the grape and its territory.