Pietradolce Etna Bianco DOC
100% Carricante. Pietradolce Etna Bianco DOC is soft straw yellow. The bouquet shows lovely aromas that highlight the freshness and lovely character of this wine.
Because of the volcanic soil, its mineral component and the unique climate conditions, this Etna white has the pronounced minerality and unabashed acidity typical to wines of this territory.
Grapes: 100% Carricante
Vineyards: From vineyards near the Northern side of Mount Etna, Contrada Rampante, and Solicchiata in Castligione di Sicilia
Exposure: Northern Slopes
Altitude: 2,625 feet above sea level
Soil: Stony, light sandy loam
Vine Training: Bush “Alberello” trained
Vine Age: 8 years old
Vine Density: 2,024 vines per acre
Time of Harvest: Mid-October
Total Production: 9,000 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: 13.00%
Winemaker: Carlo Ferrini
Cellaring: Up to 5 years
|Dimensions||12.2 × 10.2 × 14.2 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 12 bottles per case