Moscato della Torre

The tower, located in the estate Marabino, that is now a splendid relais, is the oldest and most significant building in the territory between Pozzallo and Ispica and its origins date back to the Middle Ages.


Classification - D.O.C. Moscato di Noto
Grape variety - Moscato di Noto
Soil - Limestone with fine texture “terra ianca”
Size of Vineyard - 2 ha
Age of Vineyard - Planted in 2003, 2006
Growing method - Cordon training (5,500 vines per hectare)
Altitude above sea level - 44 m
Esposure - South-West
Yield per hectare - 60 quintals
Agriculture - Organic, herbicide free; free from chemical treatment or synthetic fertilizers; pesticide treatments limited to low doses of copper (25% of the approved dosage REG 2092/91), sulfur and propolis; fertilizing limited to biodynamic preparations, fine pruning of grasses and legumes and green manure.
Vinification technique - The grapes are dried on racks placed in the sun, vinified in steel tanks at controlled temperature with the skins. No addition of sulfur. Naturally fermented by indigenous microorganisms.
Ageing - In steel, bottled in the Spring following the harvest.
Production facilities - 5.000