The 2017 Il Frappato is a beautiful expression of the grape that shows grace and an almost fragile disposition. This is a lean to mid-weight red wine with a bright bouquet that veers toward red berries and wild rose. The effect is balanced and elegant in a manner that few red wines from Sicily can achieve, making it a nice pairing for a Sicilian lentil soup and some freshly baked bread. The wine shows the color and the floral aromas of a Pinot Nero, backed by the power of the warm Sicilian climate. Some 35,000 bottles were produced.
93+ points, Monica Larner, Wine Advocate (Oct 2019)
This is so perfumed and enticing with rose petals, watermelon and citrus. Medium body and super fruit. Beautiful. A joy to taste. Drink now.
93 points, James Suckling (Oct 2018)