All in harmony and subtlety, remarkable mastery of the breeding, worthy of its reputation. Precision of flavors and finesse of tannins leave no doubt as to its potential.
While sober with flavours and sap vitality, the figari of the estate seduces with its harmony and its digestible persistence.
This Clos Canarelli, assembled by Niellucciu and Syrah, has a deep red dress with purple highlights. Complex nose of black fruits (cassis, blackberry), wild notes and fumes of the scrub. In the mouth, it is a wine of great finesse, on velvet tanisn, tasty and racy. The tannins are already quite well melted and the finish surprises by its length.
Argilo-granitic soils, vines exposed south and northwest. Large temperature range between day and night. Warm and windy climate.
On the vine
Biodynamic culture since 2006, certified Ecocert (Bio) since 2002
Yield of 40 hl/ha
At the chai
Harvest scraped at 0%
Grapes trodden, fermentation with a strain of native yeast taken from the field
Manual harvest with sorting table
16-month ageing in lightning and barrels. No sticking, bonding or filtration
Suggestion of wine food agreement
Lamb grills, Corsican cheeses...
Yves Canarelli never ceases to amaze us and always carries the colours of Corsican wines, which are unquestionably part of the elite of Mediterranean winemakers.
With an impressive dose of work and experimentation, the field, faithful to organic (certified Ecocert) and biodynamic cultivation, is progressing at breakneck speed. The first enclosure of Bonifacio (5ha) has come out of the ground for 3 years with a mine bar on untapped limestone soils with exceptional potential, to follow closely...
The vine of the estate is very varied with a dominant in red of Sciacarellu and Vermentinu in white. Like the Abbatucci estate, Yves Canarelli also promotes the island's indigenous grape varieties; carcaghjolu neru, minustellu in red, bianco gentile in white...
|Type of products||Wines|
|Appellation||Corse Figari AOP|
|Title supplement||Note : 92/100 RVF|
|Capacity||75 cl bottle|
|Main style||Complete - Harmonious|
|Grape varieties||Niellucciu, Syrah|
|Main grape variety||Niellucciu|
|Consumption recommendation||2021 - 2026|