Il Meridione Nero d'Avola
The 2018 Meridione Nero D"Avola is produced for Boutinot Wines, an import group based out of London that specializes in connecting European winemakers with independent retailers in the U.S. They team up with some of the best of Europe to produce private label wines that are always some of the best buys available.
Adria Vini is a leading Co-operative located in the Monferrato hills of the Piemonte, serving as Boutinot's winemaking partner in Italy. The Co-op sources form the best private growers and regional Co-ops in Friuli, the Veneto, Lombardy, Puglia, Abruzzo, Sicily, and Sardinia. The extent and depth of their grower connections allow Boutinot to make regional wines of great typicity available at very modest prices.
Fruit for Il Meridione is sourced from southern Sicily, around Riesi –- Nero d'Avola's ancestral heartland. In the glass, you'll find a spicy red, richly-flavored with notes of black cherry and plum with hints of dark chocolate on the finish. Pair this with your favorite red sauce driven dishes, sausage and peppers, and burgers.
We're reaching the end of our supply of the 2018 vintage, so grab this one while we have it!