Sul Vulcano Etna Rosso DOC x 6
Sul Vulcano 2016 amazes with its elegance that reflects the typical characteristics of Etna. The new Donnafugata red has a fragrant bouquet with intense notes of wild berries and flowery scents accompanied by delicate spicy nuances. The palate is soft and enveloping; a balanced, persistent finish.
Denomination : Etna Rosso DOC
Grape : Nerello Mascalese A black grape variety. The unique terroir of the volcano gives rise to the prestigious Etna DOC domination.
Production Area: Eastern Sicily, north side of Etna, between Randazzo and Passopisciaro.
- Alcohol Content: alcohol 13.45 % vol.
- Acidity: 5.7g/l - pH 3.48
Harvest: manual harvesting of grapes into crates with careful selection of the grapes in the vineyard. The Nerello Mascalese was harvested between October 14 and 28.
Tasting Notes: Pale ruby red, Sul Vulcano offers an elegant bouquet with notes of wild berries (strawberry and red currant) and flowery scents, along with delicate spicy nuances of cinnamon and nutmeg. Perfect harmony between aroma and taste, with good freshness and harmonious tannins. A long, balanced finish.
Food pairings: Perfect with Mediterranean antipasti and first courses based on eggplant or mushrooms, meat and roast stew. Pairing options are numerous: from North-American cuisine (chicken wings, hamburgers) to moderate spicy Asian dishes (beef stir-fried, dumplings) to fusion cuisine like Tex-Mex based on meat and beans. Serve at 18C.