White Wine, VULKÁ, Etna Bianco DOC, 2020, NicosiaRegular price €32,20 Sale price €22,54
Vulkà Etna Bianco, a blend of Carricante and Catarratto, is an authentic interpretation of the Etna terroir, which stands out for its great freshness and elegance. The vital energy of Etna is found in this wine to which the volcanic origin and the altitude of the vineyards give it a remarkable minerality and a unique style.
Grapes: Carricante 60% - Catarratto 40%
Vineyards: soils composed of volcanic sands, derived from the disintegration of the lava masses, very rich in minerals, located at an altitude ranging from 650 to 750 m asl with considerable temperature variations between day and night; training system: counter-espalier with spurred cordon
Collection: manual in crates, in the second week of October
Maceration: cold for 24 hours, before undergoing a soft pressing
Fermentation: after 48 hours of static decanting, fermentation for about 20-25 days at a controlled temperature (15-18 ° C)
Refinement: in stainless steel tanks on fine lees, then about 2 months in the bottle
Alcoholic degree: 12,5% vol.
At the sight: bright straw yellow
On the nose: intense and elegant with notes of white pulp fruit, pear and aromatic herbs
On the palate: a great freshness and a good sapidity of mineral origin emerge
Pairings: ideal as an aperitif or to accompany raw fish and shellfish, fried seafood and tempura vegetables
Serve to: 10-12°C