Aetneus Etna Rosso
An Etna Rosso without compromises, mirror of the harmonic landscape and of the hard work in the vineyard.
Aetneus is born in monumental vineyards on the Volcano’s north side: a living natural wine, complex and elegant, with great aging potential.
Ruby red colour. Nose: ethereal, intense, hints of ripe fruit and tobacco.
Palate: elegant, harmonic, considerably long aftertaste, rightly tannic.
Varietals: Nerello Mascalese (80%), Nerello Cappuccio (10%), Alicante (10%)
Vines: Bush trained. 9,000 plants per hectare (3,650 plants per acre)
Age of vineyard: Up to 150 years
Altitude: 750 m amsl
Terrain: Sandy, volcanic, very rich in minerals, with subacid reaction.
Vinification: The grapes are harvested manually and selected, brought to the winery in shallow crates, where they are crushed after destemming about 80% of the clusters. Maceration for 12 days in steel vats. Malolactic fermentation in small barrels.
Maturation: In used and semi-used barriques for at least 24 months.
Refining: After bottling for at least 12 months.
- Italy - Sicily
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