Cottanera

Etna Rosso DOC Riserva Contrada Zottorinoto, Cottanera, 750 ml

€74.90

Etna Rosso DOC Riserva Contrada Zottorinoto, Cottanera, 750 ml

€74.90
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Description

 

The cru Etna Rosso Riserva district Zottorinoto is a wine with a bright garnet ruby ​​color. On the nose, floral notes and Mediterranean herbs give breath to the hints of fruit among which stand out blueberries, raspberries and blackberries wrapped in a spice of vanilla and black tea. On the palate the body is velvety and enveloping, sapid in the length and relaxed in the noble and chiseled tannins, long persistence
Classification  Etna DOC Rosso Riserva
Variety  100% Nerello Mascalese
Number of bottles 1978
Municipality of production  Castiglione di Sicilia
Production area  Contrada Zottorinoto
Altitude  750-800 meters above sea level
Average age of the vineyards  60 years
Surrender  40 quintals of grapes per hectare
Breeding system  spurred cordon-sapling
Planting density  6.600-10.000 plants per hectare
winemaking  soft destemming and maceration in contact with the skins at a controlled temperature of 28 ° for about 30 days.
Fermentation  at a controlled temperature of 26 ° -28 ° C with constant pumping over and punching down. Malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels
Refinement  24 months in French oak barrels. After 24 months of aging in bottle.
Alcohol 13,5°
PH 3,65
Total acidity  5 g / lt
Soil type  lava
Harvest period  last week of October
harvest  selection of the bunches in plan and manual collection in boxes

AWARDS

Vintage 2011

ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO THE WINES OF DANIELE CERNILLI
96/100
2016
BIBENDA WINE GUIDE
5/5
2016
ITALIAN WINES GAMBERO ROSSO
3/3
2016
WINE ADVOCATE
94/100
2016
VINOUS BY ANTONIO GALLONI
93/100
2015
JAMES SUCKLING
93/100
2015
VINTAGE 2012

ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO THE WINES OF DANIELE CERNILLI
97/100
2017
GLASSES OF ITALIAN WINES GAMBERO ROSSO
3/3
2017

2017
BIBENDA BUNCHES
5/5
2017
VINOUS BY ANTONIO GALLONI
92/100
2016
WINE ADVOCATE
96/100
2016
VINTAGE 2013

ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO THE WINES OF DANIELE CERNILLI
96/100
2018
BIBENDA BUNCHES
5/5
2018
GLASSES OF ITALIAN WINES GAMBERO ROSSO
3/3
2018
JAMES SUCKLING
93/100
2018
ANTONIO GALLONI OCTOBER
92/100
2017
WINE ADVOCATE
94/100
2017

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