Le Cantine di Indie Polpo Rosso 2013

There is something I love about everyday wines coming out of Sicily lately.  They are fresh, lively, and often lead to great conversations with friends.  Le Cantine di Indie Polpo Rosso definitely fits the mold for this casual and enjoyable style of wine.  It is 100% Nerello Mascalese, a grape native to Sicily.  The wine is made naturally and is aged in stainless steel.

Le Cantine di Indie Polpo Rosso 2013
Le Cantine di Indie Polpo Rosso 2013

In the glass, Le Cantine di Indie Polpo Rosso offers delicate floral aromas with hints of red fruit.  The palate is vibrant and youthful with juicy flavors of strawberries and nuances of spice.  This simple wine is definitely made more in the style of a Rosé than in a traditional red wine.  Serve chilled and enjoy!

(12% alcohol, $13, pair with causal Italian food or grilled chicken)

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