Planeta Frappato Vittoria 2020

Planeta Frappato Vittoria 2020

 

Zoom Mouse over image to zoom
Planeta
Frappato Vittoria 2020
  • Vintage : 2020
  • Country : Italy
  • Region : Sicily
  • Subregion
  • Type : Red
  • Style Fruity Medium Bodied
  • Format : 75cl
  • Alcohol : 12,5°
  • Grappes : 100% Frappato

A rare and exclusive grape variety cultivated on only a few hectares, it is best expressed in the red sands of Vittoria, not far from the sea. An aromatic and pleasant red wine as few others, a perfect synthesis between tradition and innovation.

Experts Score Vintage
RP Robert Parker 87 2018
More information on wine critics and ratings
TASTING NOTES: Ruby red with mauve reflections. The notes of rose and candied violet are typical, with a elegant smokey tone. In the mouth much red fruit with balsamic tones.

Robert Parker (RP) : 87 Points (2018)
The 2018 Vittoria Frappato expands on many of the best qualities of this grape: the lightness, the freshness and the simplicity. This wine is all about primary intensity, with wild cherry, olive and grilled herb. You could pair it with codfish or grilled chicken. This vintage is a little leaner than normal, but all those moving pieces work in general harmony.

Planeta Alastro Bianco 2021
Planeta Alastro Bianco 2021
Planeta
Alastro Bianco 2021
JS
92
WE
89
VN
91
Elegant, balanced and austere, this is the ideal companion for the rich Mediterranean cuisine
18,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Burdese 2016
Planeta Burdese 2016
Planeta
Burdese 2016
RP
91
WE
90
JS
93

This is a red wine of great density, structure and balance, produced in limited quantity from selected vineyards. Burdese is a splendid wine for aging that offers a complexity of aromas and flavours, a product of the Sicilian sun

26,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Cometa 2021
Planeta Cometa 2021
Planeta
Cometa 2021
RP
94
VN
93
JS
92
A great white wine from southern Italian grapes which can be compared with the most important white wines of the world.
34,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Chardonnay 2020
Planeta Chardonnay 2020
Planeta
Chardonnay 2020
RP
95
VN
90
WE
90
A wine which has become the image illustrating the changes taking place in Sicilian wines.
35,00 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Merlot Sito dell
Planeta Merlot Sito dell'Ulmo 2016
Planeta
Merlot Sito dell'Ulmo 2016
RP
91
JS
92
WS
90
This exceptional presentation of this noble grape, rich, round and powerful, is found in the winelists of the most prestigious restaurants and winebars round the world
25,50 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Cerasuolo di Vittoria 2020
Planeta Cerasuolo di Vittoria 2020
Planeta
Cerasuolo di Vittoria 2020
WS
90
JS
92
DCT
91
Cerasuolo di Vittoria is born in the beautiful countryside of Dorilli, between the sea and the Iblei Mountains. The name of the only D.O.C.G. in Sicily is derived from "cerasa", cherry in Sicilian dialect.
20,50 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Etna Rosso 2020
Planeta Etna Rosso 2020
Planeta
Etna Rosso 2020
RP
92
WE
92
JS
94
This wine is produced at Feudo di Mezzo winery, situated in the heart of Etna viticulture. It comes from Nerello Mascalese grapes, and from the search for a modern expression of this noble grape…
24,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Etna Bianco 2020
Planeta Etna Bianco 2020
Planeta
Etna Bianco 2020
RP
93
WS
90
WE
92

Tasting Note: Vibrant Sicilian white wine from volcanic soil, rounded, fruity and perfumed with yellow plums, white stone fruit and herbs.

Food Matching: A white wine for all seasons. Good as an aperitif, but excellent with starters based on fish and pasta.

Vinification: The grapes are picked into crates and are at once refrigerated at 8°C. After light crushing and destemming they are soft pressed. The decanted must is racked and inoculated with yeasts then ferments at 15°C for 20 days. The wine thus obtained remains on the lees until February with continuous mixing. 10% of the must is fermented in barriques. The wine is then matured in stainless steel tanks and Allier oak 225 litre barriques.

22,50 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Eruzione 1614 Nerello Mascalese 2019
Planeta Eruzione 1614 Nerello Mascalese 2019
Planeta
Eruzione 1614 Nerello Mascalese 2019
RP
93
VN
90
JS
96
The history of Etna is studded with the historic eruptions which have shaped it. The legendary one of 1614, lasting ten years and the longest ever recorded, halted right on the border of the vineyards of Sciaranuova. A strongly evocative name for our Cru dell’Etna based on Nerello Mascalese. High black lands confer an elegant style, refined and balanced.
32,30 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Eruzione 1614 Carricante 2019
Planeta Eruzione 1614 Carricante 2019
Planeta
Eruzione 1614 Carricante 2019
VN
93
JS
91
RP
94
The history of Etna is studded with the historic eruptions which have shaped it. That of 1614 is legendary, lasting ten years and the longest ever recorded, halting just on the border of the vineyards of Sciaranuova. A name strongly evocative of our Cru dell’Etna; Carricante with a small addition of Riesling. High altitude black soils confer a fresh, savoury and mineral style.
31,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Mamertino 2017
Planeta Mamertino 2017
Planeta
Mamertino 2017
RP
91
WS
90
A denomination rooted in antiquity when the Mamertini produced this wine, described by Pliny and beloved by Julius Caesar, at Milazzo. Nero d’Avola and Nocera, 12 months of maturation in…
24,00 €
Quantity : moins plus
Planeta Didacus 2019
Planeta Didacus 2019
Planeta
Didacus 2019
80,90 €
Quantity : moins plus
Wine regions guide
19,90 €
Quantity : Moins     Plus
 
 
We also suggest...
Italy
95 Robert Parker
Planeta Didacus 2019
Planeta Didacus 2019
Didacus 2019
80,90 €
Italy
90 Robert Parker
Barone Ricasoli Torricella Chardonnay 2019
Barone Ricasoli Torricella Chardonnay 2019
Torricella, white wine rich in structure and complexity, enhances its personality with a Chardonnay and a Sauvignon blanc of Tuscan character. Fruit of a careful quality development both in the vineyard and in the cellars, this white wine is able to express the characteristics of a terroir often reputed for its famous "reds" only.
Torricella Chardonnay 2019
17,90 €
USA
90 Wines & Spirits
Silverado Vineyards Solo Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Silverado Vineyards Solo Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
In 1968, Silverado Vineyard became the fourth planted to Cabernet Sauvignon in the Stags Leap District. Over the next two decades, meticulous field selection created an entirely new clone of…
Solo Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
155,00 €
Chile
93 James Suckling
De Martino Legado Reserva Carmenere 2020
De Martino Legado Reserva Carmenere 2020
Legado is a range of wines of great intensity and complexity from exceptional vineyards. This Carmenere from Maipo has a spicy aroma and good structure and reveals the potential of this variety.
Legado Reserva Carmenere 2020
18,90 €
USA
100 Jeb Dunnuck
L'Aventure Cote a Cote 2020
L'Aventure Cote a Cote 2020
Cote a Cote 2020
130,00 €
USA
95 Robert Parker
Charles Smith K Vintners The Cattle King 2015
Charles Smith K Vintners The Cattle King 2015
K Vintners The Cattle King 2015
100,00 €
Planeta Frappato Vittoria 2020 Reviewed by Robert Parker 28-12-2021 . Score: 4