Cometa Sicilia Menfi DOC

Planeta

Pronunciation
Calm-ET-ah
Year
Current
Type
White
Winery
Planeta
Region
Sicilia
Oenologist
Alessio Planeta

Overview

Planeta’s first winery, Ulmo, together with an old family farmhouse, is situated on the banks of the Arancio Lake in the eastern portion of Sicily. The soil here is deep and chalky – perfect for the production of Planeta’s great white wines: Chardonnay and Cometa

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Fiano
Vinification
Fermentation is carried out partially in oak barrels (10%) and in stainless steel tanks over a 20 day period
Alcohol
14%
| Appearance
Deep straw with a greenish hue
| Aroma
Intense, luscious; white peach, pineapple, tangerine, peppermint, and Mediterranean bush scents
| Taste
Elegant and full, with fruit a flavors accented by intriguing fragrances of the seashore
| Serving Suggestions
An outstanding match with seafood tartare, asparagus soup, ravioli with ricotta cheese and duck breast with wild mushrooms

Cometa Sicilia Menfi DOC

Suggested Retail:
$45.00
CSPC#:
634253
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6