Erice DOC: It is a very interesting apellation from Sicilia producing red, white, dessert and sparkling wines. White Grape are Ansonica, Catarratto, Chardonnay, Grecanico Dorato, Grillo, Müller-Thurgau, Sauvignon Blanc, Zibibbo and Red are Cabernet Sauvignon, Frappato, Merlot, Nero d’Avola (Calabrese), Perricone, Syrah. The Minimum alcohol level is 6.0% for Spumante Dolce (12.0% potential); 12.0% for Bianco, white varietals except Chardonnay and Moscato, and Spumante Brut; 12.5% for Chardonnay, Moscato, Rosso, Calabrese/Nero d’Avola, Frappato, and Perricone; 12.5% for Passito and Vendemmia Tardiva (16.0% potential); 13.0% for Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Syrah; 13.5% for Riserva
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In the meantime, if you are in the mood for a good book, you can try:
– The Modern History of Italian Wine by Walter Filipputti
– Hidden Gems of Italy: An Insider’s Secret Formula To Find Top-Class Italian Wines At Value Prices And Taste La Dolce Vita by Tony Margiotta
Additionally, you can discover the other wines from Sicilia.