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Firriato Le Sabbie dell'Etna Rosso 2015

Firriato Le Sabbie dell'Etna Rosso 2015

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0,75 l  -  13.50% by vol.
Firriato
An aristocratic bold wine with a decisive personality, it fully reveals the extraordinary land that is found near the volcano where the wine is grown. The captivating brilliant ruby red colour hints at the delicious bouquet that suggest red fruits and spices; most evident are black currants, prunes, cinnamon and black pepper. The palate has excellent concentration and is long, warm and enveloping, with elegant, pleasing tannins.
Brilliant ruby red color
Delicious bouquet notes; hints of cinnamon, black pepper, prunes and black currant.
Persistent and concentrated with elegant pleasing tannins
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Serving temperature:
16 - 18°C.
Longevity:
03 - 05 years
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Name Firriato Le Sabbie dell'Etna Rosso 2015
Wine type Red still
Classification DOC Etna Rosso
Year 2015
Format 0,75 l Standard
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Grapes 20% Nerello Cappuccio, 80% Nerello Mascalese
Vineyards location Castiglione territory of Sicily hillside (600/700 m a.s.l.)
Composition of the land Vulcanic
System Cordon trained, spur pruned
Plants n. x hectare Nr. 5.500/6.000
Yield x hectare 8.600 Kg
Harvest Hand picking. II e III decade of September
Temperature fermentation 26 - 28° C
Period fermentation 10 days
Production technique Traditional vinification in temperature- controlled fermenters followed by malolactic fermentation and maturation in Slavonian oak casks for 7 months
Aging Slavonian oak casks for 7 months
Alcohol 13.50% by volume
Production year 80,000 bottles
Matching Ideal accompaniment to roast, grilled meat, game and flavoured medium aged cheese
On sale Price Firriato Le Sabbie dell'Etna Rosso 2015 € 8.91  With VAT
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Firriato

Sicily is blessed with all the natural elements necessary including the wind and the sun, on which the winegrower depends for the production of quality grapes. Casa Vinicola Firriato, which is in the heart of the region with the densest concentrat...
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