Lilio red wine reserve Ciro` DOC 2013
Red wine with an intense and persistent aroma, typical of red wines of the Cirò historic area with a more modern and elegant version that in the glass reflects like a ray of warm and gentle sunshine in the morning, aged in oak barrels for about eights months, it want to be a tribute to the great scientist and astronomer Aloysius Lilius born in Cirò in 1510. On behalf of Pope Gregory XIII in 1582, he revolutionized the old Julian calendar that was not right. After studying the movement of the sun and the moon, Lilio was able to correctly calculate the days of the year, creating the new Gregorian calendar, now spread around the world.
Lilio red wine reserve Ciro` DOC 2013 details
Winery: F.lli Zito
Grape: 100% Gaglioppo
Bottled in the year: 2013
Fragrance: Intense and persistent, delicate, ethereal, with fruit of the forest scent.
Taste: Dry, warm and vigorous, of good persistence
Colour: Intensive red
Temperature of service: 18–20°C.
Alcoholic strength: 13.5% VOL
Bottle capacity: 75 cl
International rewards: VinItaly 2010 (DIPLOMA DI GRAN MENZIONE)