||Territory of Castiglione di Sicilia (Catania, Sicily)
||Altitude: 720 m. a.s.l. Exposure: North Eastern side of the Volcano.
|Composition of the land
||Loamy –sandy of volcanic origin, highly drainingg.
||Hand-picking - the 2nd week of October.
||Soft pressing and fermentation at controlled temperature.
||3 months “sur lie”, on fine lees in stainless steel tanks with daily shaking. 2 months in bottle.
||It goes very well with seafood dishes, enhancing the strong and persistent flavors such as tubes in fish broth, potato crusted spatula, squid stuffed with mint. Caciucco and Mussels au gratin go perfectly. White meats with sauces, smoked meats and vegetable flans are also good.
||Price Firriato Le Sabbie dell'Etna Bianco 2019 € 11.49