Leone d’Almerita

Estate Regaleali

Leone d’Almerita

Vintage 2019

It is the apex of the aromatic freshness provided by the white grapes cultivated on the high hills, reaching elevations up to 900 meters above sea level: mainly made with the Catarratto variety, blended with Pinot Bianco, Sauvignon Blanc and Traminer grapes for structure, aroma and acidity.
The lion is a symbol of the family history.

  • Grapes: Catarratto (43%), Pinot Bianco (24%), Sauvignon (18%) e Traminer Aromatico (15%)
  • Appellation: Terre Siciliane IGT
  • Vineyards: a selection of high hill grapes grown between 500 and 900 meters above the sea level
  • Yields per ha: 78 ql on average
  • Fermentation: in stainless steel tanks
  • Fermentation temperature: 14/16°C
  • Duration of fermentation: about 15 days
  • Malolactic fermentation: not developed
  • Ageing: 4 months in stainless steel tanks on yeasts
  • Alcohol content: 13% Vol.
  • Wine analytical data: pH 3,33 – TA 5,7 g/l – RS 3,7 g/l – ET 22,9 g/l

awards

  • Event: Annuario dei Migliori Vini Italiani - di Luca Maroni
  • Year: 2000
  • Prize or title conferred: I Migliori Vini dell'Annuario
  • Vintage: 1998
  • Event: Vinitaly - 8° Concorso Enologico Internazionale
  • Year: 2000
  • Prize or title conferred: Gran Menzione
  • Vintage: 1999
  • Event: Gambero Rosso - Almanacco del Bere Bene - Roma
  • Year: 2002
  • Prize or title conferred: Oscar Qualità/Prezzo
  • Vintage: 1999
  • Event: 22° Banco d'Assaggio dei Vini d'Italia - Torgiano
  • Year: 2002
  • Prize or title conferred: Categoria "Vini bianchi secchi tranquilli IGT"
  • Vintage: 2001
  • Event: Grand Prix Degustation
  • Year: 2003
  • Prize or title conferred: Highly Raccomended
  • Vintage: 2002
  • Event: Gambero Rosso - Almanacco del Bere Bene - Roma
  • Year: 2003
  • Prize or title conferred: Oscar Qualità/Prezzo
  • Vintage: 2001
  • Event: 24° Banco d'Assaggio dei Vini d'Italia - Torgiano
  • Year: 2004
  • Prize or title conferred: Categoria "Vini bianchi secchi tranquilli IGT"
  • Vintage: 2003
  • Event: 13° Concorso Internazionale Vini di Montagna - Courmayeur
  • Year: 2004
  • Prize or title conferred: Medaglia d'Argento
  • Vintage: 2003
  • Event: Gambero Rosso - Almanacco del Bere Bene - Roma
  • Year: 2004
  • Prize or title conferred: Oscar Qualità/Prezzo
  • Vintage: 2002
  • Event: Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2006
  • Prize or title conferred: 85 points
  • Vintage: 2005
  • Event: Wine Enthusiast - Buying Guide
  • Year: 2006
  • Prize or title conferred: 87 points
  • Vintage: 2005
  • Event: 15° Concorso Internazionale Vini di Montagna - Aosta
  • Year: 2007
  • Prize or title conferred: Diploma di Menzione d'Onore
  • Vintage: 2004
  • Event: Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2007
  • Prize or title conferred: 88 points
  • Vintage: 2006
  • Event: Guida ai Vini Prezzo-Piacere d'Italia di D'Agata e Comparini
  • Year: 2008
  • Prize or title conferred: Inserimento in Guida
  • Vintage: 2006
  • Event: Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2009
  • Prize or title conferred: 89 points
  • Vintage: 2008
  • Event: Wine&Spirits Magazine (June)
  • Year: 2009
  • Prize or title conferred: 90 points
  • Vintage: 2007
  • Event: Robert Parker.com
  • Year: 2009
  • Prize or title conferred: 89 points
  • Vintage: 2008
  • Event: Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2010
  • Prize or title conferred: 90 points
  • Vintage: 2009
  • Event: Wine&Spirits Magazine (June)
  • Year: 2010
  • Prize or title conferred: 90 points
  • Vintage: 2008
  • Event: Concours Mondial de Bruxelles
  • Year: 2010
  • Prize or title conferred: Medaglia d'Oro
  • Vintage: 2009
  • Event: Robert Parker - Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2011
  • Prize or title conferred: 90 points
  • Vintage: 2010
  • Event: Robert Parker
  • Year: 2013
  • Prize or title conferred: 91 points
  • Vintage: 2011
  • Event: James Suckling
  • Year: 2015
  • Prize or title conferred: 91 points
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Event: Wine Advocate
  • Year: 2015
  • Prize or title conferred: 87 points
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Event: Robert Parker
  • Year: 2016
  • Prize or title conferred: 92 points
  • Vintage: 2014
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