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Hellenic Spirit

White, Sparkling, Fortified - Sweet, Red

Tenute Pacelli

Hellenic Spirit
102.50 92.28 € / box
box (6 bottles) / minimum order
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Calabria is a beautiful region divided between the land and the sea, a little paradise often forgotten, messenger of secrets and myths from the Ancient Greece, culture that with its arts and its determination marked the fate of the Old Continent.
Among the mountains and the hills of Calabria, Tenute Pacelli produce excellent wines, intense and characteristic. Riesling Italico, Nero d'Avola, Magliocco Dolce, Barbera are only some of the varieties that these winemakers reveal in their “Hellenic Spirit”, a unique and prestigious selection to discover native flavors. Love and passion, care and attention characterize Tenute Pacelli, winemakers who cultivate ancient vineyards, full of history and family memories between the present and the expectations of tomorrow.
"Hellenic Spirit" is the marriage among red, white, sparkling and dessert wines, a journey into the heart of Calabria, across the “toe” of Italy where Europe meets the Mediterranean Sea and its enchanting islands. Inimitable wines, perfect for every occasions, to pair with the most popular dishes of Italian cuisine.

The Welcome Box “Hellenic Spirit”  includes:

  • Barone Biancoa wine that reflects the characteristics of the “terroir”, recalling also the tradition of Renan white wines. 100% Riesling Italico, Barone Bianco is dry and tangy, fruity on the palate, with a fresh and delicate taste. It is perfect with fish and shellfishes
  • Eos: goddess of the dawn, Eos was the mother of Memnon, young boy killed by Achilles during the Siege of Troy. This Trebbiano Toscano has candied fruit aromas, apricot and white peach and to the palate it is soft and graceful. It is perfect with cheeses and desserts made with ricotta cheese and fresh fruit
  • Pauciuri: blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Barbera grapes, aged in French oak barrels for at least six months, this special red wine is structured and tannic, incisive and balanced on the palate, which releases delicate aromas of black cherry. Perfect with red meat and game
  • Tèmeso: ancient wine, known already in 1550; in this part of Calabria two native vines grow: Magliocco and Nero d'Avola. Tèmeso is a special wine with cherry red color and black cherry veining, that gives an explosion of wild berries. The taste is full and rich with a soft texture that caresses the palate. The tannins are sweet and the end is pleasantly spicy. Perfect with seasoned cheeses
  • Terra Rossa: balanced red wine, which unites the Magliocco, main grape of the area, to Merlot and Nero d'Avola. This elegant red wine is full on the palate with fine tannins and notes of coffee and crunchy red fruits, pepper and geranium. Ideal with white meat and soft cheese of medium fatness
  • Zoe: sparkling wine made with champenoise method, it has a warm and silk taste, long and harmonious ending, a fine and persistent perlage. At the nose is balanced thanks to its fruity notes never invasive that, combined with the slight hint of hydrocarbon, typical of Riesling grapes, make this wine elegant and original. Perfect throughout the meal