Primae Rosae Etna DOC Rosato

Primaterra nerello mascalese
Primaterra nerello mascalese

Year
2017

Grape
Nerello Mascalese 90% Nerello Capuccio 10%

Alcohol degree
13,5%

Production area
C.da Sciaranova Etna Nord

Type of soil
A mixture volcanic soil with frame and organic substances

Vineyard Altitude
800/850 metres a.s.l.

Vine stocks per hectare
6500 rammed cordon breeding

Climate
Hot and dry without rain till September. The lack of rains was balanced by the winter snow that gave umidity and freshness to the soil.

Harvest
By hand during the second decade of October

Vinification
Fermentation in 225 liters barrique

Ripening
3 months in barrique and 2/3 months in steel

Other data
Total acidity 6.6 pH 3.30

Organoleptic characteristics
Salmon pink color, crystalline, fruity scents characterized by good minerality with hints of spices and aromatic herbs. With a fresh, sapid and persistent taste.