NV
‘Gran Gourmet’
Marsala Fine Ambra Semisecco DOC

NV 
‘Gran Gourmet’ 
Marsala Fine Ambra Semisecco DOC

Golden amber color. Aromas of hazelnut, marzipan, white chocolate, orange rind, lemon zest and herbs. Elegant, with a delicate sweetness and and lush mouthfeel. Bright, zingy acids cleanse the palate.

  • Region: Marsala Fine Ambra Semisecco DOC
  • Varietal: 40% Inzolia - 30% Cataratto - 30% Grillo
  • Vintage: NV
  • Vine Age: 50 years
  • Yield: 4.4 tons per acre
  • Soil Type: Deep Red Clay
  • Alcohol: 17%
  • Oak: 29 months in Slavonian pipe
  • Production: 1,800 cases
Winery & Regional Information
MARSALA

What's in a name? The inclination to identify Marsala's name with the wine produced there is understandable, but wines are usually named for places, not vice versa. This city on Sicily's western coast was founded as a Carthaginian colony in 397 BC (BCE) following the destruction of the nearby settlement on the island of Mozia (Mothia) by the Syracusans. Earlier... Learn More »

BAGLIO CURATOLO ARINI

MARSALA

The story of Marsala begins in 1773, when John Woodhouse, a commercial trader from Liverpool, was sailing towards Sicily and, because of a violent storm, was suddenly forced to stop and seek shelter in Marsala. Waiting for the weather conditions to improve, he spent his time in the local taverns drinking the local wine, at the time known as ‘perpetuum’, and enjoyed it so much he decided to ship some back to his home country. Learn More »