2020 Regieterre Zibibbo, Musita, Sicily, Italy
Zibibbo is the Sicilian name for Muscat of Alexandria. This dry version of the grape is very aromatic and perfumed with blossom and honeysuckle on the nose. The palate is floral with ripe peach, nectarine and a subtle mango note on the finish, beautifully balanced by a crisp acidity.
12.5% ABV. Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.
Pair with asian stir-fries, sushi or scallops in a cream sauce.
Situated in western Sicily in the hilly territory of Salemi, Musita comprises of 50ha of vineyards at an altitude of 500 metres. Family run for five generations, Don Ignazio Ardagna planted the first vineyard on the slopes of Musita. The winery was handed down through the generations and today Carmela Ardagna is the winemaker. The winery was built in the 1970`s on the same hill and boasts state of the art equipment to create high quality wines using a mixture of traditional and international grape varieties. The name Musita stems from the name of an ancient mosque (one of the most prominent in Sicily at the time) which was located in the area.