Light pink in color, Sul Vulcano 2019 Etna Rosato Doc presents delicate floral scents (wisteria) accompanied by pleasant fruity notes of plum and pink grapefruit. It stands out for its freshness and refined minerality.
The mane of a volcano goddess stands out on the label. Its delicate colors represent the smoking nuances on the mouth of the highest active volcano in Europe. An ancient, powerful and feminine deity: “the Mountain” as Etna is called by the locals. “Sul Vulcano” is a declaration of love: a pure wine, fragrant and elegant, that lets you breathe the energy of this unique place located in the center of the Mediterranean.
Vineyards location: Eastern Sicily, north side of Etna, between Randazzo and Castiglione di Sicilia.
Grape varieties: Nerello Mascalese.
Tasting notes: light pink in color, Sul Vulcano rosato presents delicate floral scents (wisteria) accompanied by pleasant fruity notes of plum and pink grapefruit. It stands out for its freshness and refined minerality.
Vinification: cold maceration in press for 6-12 hours at 10° (50°F) followed by fermentation in stainless steel, at a controlled temperature. Ageing in tanks for three months and another two months in bottle before release.
Alcohol content: 12,8%
Food pairings: perfect with raw shellfish, vegetarian dishes, fresh cheeses, dishes of Asian cuisine (not too spicy) and white meats; try it with Avocado toast (alone or with salmon, egg or vegetables), Pad Thai with prawns, chicken nuggets with herbs.
Serve at: Serve in medium-size glasses, not flared, relatively tall, uncork at time of serving, excellent at 10– 12°C (50- 53 °F).