Surrau 2020 Naracu Cannonau di Sardegna, Sardinia, Italy
Named after the Surrau Valley, which is found between Arachena and Palau right in the heart of Gallura in northern Sardegna, Vigne Surrau sits amongst the rugged hills only fifteen minutes from the Mediterranean Sea. The Demura family have been making wine for generations in Sardinia. 'Naracu' are ancient fortresses that can be found built across the Mediterranean, and thus the namesake of this bottling of 100% Cannonau, the island's primary red grape.
Winemaker: Mario Siddi
Terroir: The vines, 20 years old, grow upon beds of sandy, weathered granite on this Mediterranean island.
Vinification: After fermentation the wine ages for six months in stainless steel before undergoing another three in bottle.