Etnella Petrosa Etna Rosso 2017


Producer: Etnella
Country: Italy
Region: Sicily
Grape: Nerello Cappuccio, Nerello Mascalese

Petrosa is an Etna Rosso (still red wine) made from 85% Nerello Mascalese and 15% Nerello Cappuccio. From contrada (plot) Santo Spirito, where the vines are mostly 70 years old at an elevation of 780m. Fermented in wooden vats and matured in aged French oak barriques. At nose scents of little red fruits, Mediterranean herbs, balsamic scents and sweater spicy. Taste is very fresh, mineral, integrated tannins and long persistence.