Notti Stellate is a red wine produced by Etnella Winery, the sheer altitude of the vineyard on the volcano Etna brings you closer to the sky itself, allowing you to see the plethora of stars. Vinified with local grapes of 85% nerello mascalese, 10% nerello cappuccio, 5% various indigenous red varieties from vines 70 years old.
At nose scents of little red fruits, spice as cinnamon and bath salts
Taste is very fresh and savoury with light tannin, long persistence and citrus bitter closure.
|Serve at||16° – 18° C|
|Vineyards location||Contrada Galfina in Linguaglossa – Mount Etna – Sicily – Italy|
|Altitude||650-730 metres above sea level|
|Training system||Alberello, or bush trained vines of 70 years|
|Harvest||second October week|
|Plants n. x hectare||5000-6000|
|Vinification||Spontaneous fermentation, 12 day maceration in stainless steel, no temperature control|
|Aging||24 months in old barriques, 12 months in bottle|