Color: Rich dark orange
Shelf Life: 24 months after production
Scent: Like walking in to a prune field, light citrus
Taste: Light acid taste, fresh sliced prunes, light citrus
Food Pairing: Sweet cheeses, ricotta, cookies, pancakes, cakes
Produced in an old-fashioned traditional Sicilian style with natural ingredients only. Fruit content is 65 grams per 100 gr. Fruit comes from the family’s wineyard, altitude of the yard is 750 m.a.s.l. by the north side of Etna. In this particular area the temperature varies much from day and night, the soil is volcanic.
From natural farming. The yard is in an organic process and should receive certificate 2019/ 2020.
* Goccia D’oro variety, which means “Golden Drop”, comes originally from Japan. Growing by the foot of Etna it gives richer taste and brighter color. Also called “Shiro”, as the name suggests is characterized by golden yellow fruits.