Terre Nere

Etna Rosso 'Prephylloxera'

Etna Rosso 'Prephylloxera', Terre Nere
  • 100% Nerello Mascalese
  • In front of the cellar at Terre Nere within the Calderara Sottana vineyards are two parcels that have survived phylloxera (0.8 ha total)
  • Soil type: volcanic, shallow, rich in rocks, traces of ash
  • Northern slope of Mount Etna, 600 meters a.s.l.
  • Extremely low yield (4-5 tons per ha)
  • Alcoholic fermentation under controlled temperature (28-30° C)
  • Spontaneous malolactic fermentation and aging in French oak barriques, tonneaux for 16-18 months of wood aging and 1 month in steel
  • Annual production: 245 9L cases

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2020
Country:
Italy
Region:
Sicily
Appellation:
Etna Rosso
Variety:
Nerello Mascalese
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Certified Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-TTN-40-20 6/750ml

Press & Reviews

James Suckling
Score
97
Date
2022-08-12

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