Sicilia DOC

The beauty of the white in Sicilia

Azisa, the word that gives rise to the name Zisola, also means "beautiful", an adjective that describes in one single word the character of this wine made from grapes of Grillo and a touch of Catarratto.
Winery: Zisola
Winery location: Noto, Sicilia
Grape varieties: 85% Grillo, 15% Catarratto
Alcohol: 13.00%
Total acidity: 5.50‰
Vineyards location: 130 m.a.s.l.; S/E exposure
Soil: Medium texture, calcareous and mineral
Training system: Head-pruned bush vines
Nr. of vines per hectare: 5.550 plants
Harvest: Hand picked from September 4th (Grillo), October 2nd (Catarratto)
Fermentation temperature: 15 °C
Bottling: April 2020
Available on the market: May 2020
Production: 32000 bottles
Formats: 750 ml - 1,5 lt
First vintage: 2014
Key descriptors: Aromatic, fresh, flower and citrus notes, pleasantly dry and mineral
Food pairing: Light starters, pasta with seafood, grilled vegetables

Technical sheet


Beginning of the harvest: September 4th
End of the harvest: October 14th
Rainfalls (sum of rainfall between April 1st and September 30th): 185 mm
Temperature Index (sum of average daily temperatures from April 1st to September 30th): 4108 °C
Evaluation: Good