Nero D'Avola literally means "Black of Avola"
"The Black Grape of Avola" appears to have been selected by growers near Avola (a small town in south east Sicily) several hundred years ago. Initially, it was confined to the southern tip of the island but more recently has spread throughout the island.
- Colour: cherry or ruby red.
- Perfume: typical, winy, fruity, strongly reminiscent of blackberries.
- Flavour: dry, slightly acid, rounded, warm and full-bodied.
- Serving Temperature: ambient.
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Sauvignon blanc is a green-skinned grape variety that originates from the Bordeaux region of France. The grape most likely gets its name from the French words sauvage and blanc due to its early origins as an indigenous grape in South West France.