WINES

Etna Doc Spumante

White flowers and citrus notes intertwine with the fine perlage

DESCRIPTION

A complex sparkling wine, with a distinct minerality

The Etna DOC Spumante Metodo Classico Cottanera has a brilliant straw-yellow color. The nose welcomes us with hints of white flowers accompanied by light citrus notes. The palate it is full, fresh and vibrant while showing a good structure and complexity. A brut with a fine and persistent perlage and a distinct minerality.

NAME

Etna DOC Spumante Brut

COMPOSITION

100% Nerello Mascalese

Years

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

12°
3.27
8 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

3508

SCHEDA TECNICA

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

12°
3.2
6.8 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

3130

SCHEDA TECNICA

DATI ANALITICI

Gradazione alcolica
PH
Acidità Totale

12.5°
3.2
6.8 g/lt

NUMERO BOTTIGLIE

3599

SCHEDA TECNICA

MUNICIPALITY OF PRODUCTION

Castiglione di Sicilia

CONTRADA

Cottanera

AGE OF THE VINEYARD

30 years

Altitudine: 750 METRI S.L.M. Tipo di suolo: LAVICO-ALLUVIONALE Resa uva: 60 QUINTALI DI UVE PER ETTARO

HARVEST

Manual in small crates.

HARVEST PERIOD

First week of September

The women of our team choose patiently the grapes by hand directly from the vines.

WINEMAKING

Gentle destemming and pressing, and cold maceration for about 24 hours. Fermentation for 25% in small French oak barrels, with the wine remaining for a further 6 months in wild yeast during malolactic fermation; for the remaining part, in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 17°C.

REFINEMENT

40 months on yeasts. Followed by 12 months in bottle.

Pairings

IDEAL WITH

Mortadella, fresh and semi-aged cheese, shellfish and clams

TRY IT WITH

Fried courgette flowers