Pietradolce “Archineri” Etna Bianco DOC
100% Carricante. Structured wine, with complex aromas of grapefruit and herbs; fresh and flavorful, long finish.
This 100% Carricante varietal is an intense expression of its terroir. Lovely acidity and great minerality are characteristics of terrain (Milo), which is undoubtedly the best for Etna whites.
Grapes: 100% Carricante
Vineyards: From a single vineyard near the town of Milo
Exposure: Eastern Slopes
Altitude: 2,788 feet above sea level
Soil: Stony, light sandy loam
Vine Training: Bush “Alberello” trained
Vine Age: 100-120 years old
Vine Density: 3,643 vines per acre
Time of Harvest: Mid October
Total Production: 5,000 bottles
Vinification Process: Grapes are harvested by hand and soft pressed.
Aging Process: The wine is aged in stainless steel and rests in the bottle before it is released
Alcohol Content: 13.50%
Winemaker: Carlo Ferrini
Cellaring: Up to 5 years
|Dimensions||12.2 × 10.2 × 7.1 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 6 bottles per case