A flagship producer of Corsican wines, the charismatic Antoine Arena produces wines of increadible precision. He has managed the domain since 1980 (having started out with 3 hectares) and his children Jean-Baptiste and Antoine-Marie joined him in 2004. The domain now spans 11 hectares, with Nieullucciu, Vermentino, Bianco Gentile and Muscat à Petits Grains for the sweet wines. The domain is certified organic and is farmed according to biodynamic methods.
About the cuvée
This 100% Vermentino comes from the Carco lieu-dit, which spans 3 hectares on limestone soils. Produced following organic and biodynamic methods, this cuvée is one of the island’s must-try wines. It is magnificent; at once complex and delicious. Full of fruity notes lifted by a nice freshness, this gastronomic wine should be enjoyed in its first five years. It is divine paired with dry goat’s cheese or grilled fish.
The best vintages for Patrimonio Carco Antoine Arena :
2009, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2001, 2000
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