IT-TTN-33-17

Etna Rosso 'Feudo di Mezzo', Terre Nere

  • 98% Nerello mascalese, 2% Nerello cappuccio sourced from 1.5 ha of the Feudo di Mezzo cru
  • Soil: volcanic, shallow, with a prevalence of volcanic ash
  • Exposure: northern slope of Mount Etna
  • 600-750 meters elevation
  • Average age of the vines: between 50 and 80 years old
  • Harvest: first ten days of October
  • Alcoholic fermentation under controlled temperature (28-30° C)
  • Aging: spontaneous malolactic fermentation and aging in French oak barriques, tonneaux
  • Bottling after 16-18 months of wood aging and one month in steel
  • Alcohol %: 14,5 %
  • Annual production: 450 cases
Producer:
Vintage:
2017
Country:
Italy
Region:
Sicily
Appellation:
Etna Rosso
Variety:
Nerello Mascalese
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media

Score:
90+
Date:
2019-08-07

Wine & Spirits

Score:
94
Date:
2020-07-20