Sentieri Sicilliani Etna Bianco DOC
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PRODUCER: Sentieri Siciliani origins come from the idea of exporting the excellence of our viticolture around the world. After many years of actively working in agricolture and in collaboration with local farmers, we meticulously select the best productions. Throught our products we want to introduce a voyage of discovery and knowledge of infinite nuances of an island with thousands of years of culture and tradition. Our wines are made with the best selection of grapes situated on the slopes of the volcano Mt. Etna, on the East Coast and on the West coast of Sicily.
WINEMAKING Carricante 60% – Catarratto 40% - the soil is volcanic, very rich in minerals, at an altitude of 650-750 m above sea level, with good range of temperature between day and night. The harvest is the second week of October. Carefully selected grapes are cold macerated. After destemming, they are pressed softly. Following 48-hour settling process, the juice is left to ferment at a controlled temperature for approximately 15-20 days. Ageing in stainless steel vats on fine lees and approximately 3-4 months in the bottle.
TASTING NOTES: A brilliant straw-yellow colour with an intense bouquet reminiscent of apple and hawthorn. The palate is incredibly fresh taste with mineral notes, along with a peculiar anise finish.
Serving temperature / 10-12° C