Cerasuolo di Vittoria is a red wine and is the only Sicilian DOCG wine (geographical controlled origin denomination). It is produced in the provinces of Ragusa, Caltanissetta and Catania. It is made by 60% Nero d’Avola and 40% Frappato. The DOGC means that Cerasuolo di Vittoria can only be produced in few places in the world, and this guarantees the uniqueness of this wine.
Planeta is one of the most important producers of Cerasuolo di Vittoria: this wine has aromas of ripe pomegranate, small red fruits, strawberry, cherry, prickly pear fruit and candy; its taste is fruity and goes perfectly with main dishes of fish and meat, boiled meats, white meat even if spicy, moderately matured cheeses, but also with vegetables, couscous.