Etna Bianco Contrada Cavaliere

Appellation
Etna DOC
Region
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Zone
Catania
Varietals
Carricante 100%
Wine Type
White wine

Carricante

Year of planting
1920
Soil type
Volcanic sand and rocks
Exposure
South
Altitude
950 masl
Grape yield per hectare tons
5
Method of Harvest
By Hand
Type of Yeast
Indigenous
Vessel of fermentation
Stainless steel vat
Vessel of aging
Stainless steel tanks, tonneaux in contact with the fine lees and bottle
Length of aging
12 months stainless steel and tonneaux, 8 months bottle

Tasting Notes

Serving temperature 10-12 °C

Color Straw yellow colour with green nuances

Nose Intense, rich and ample bouquet of orange blossom, citrus and tropical fruits with oregano and flinty notes

Palate Mineral and sinuous with a pleasant acidity and a sapid finish