The Alta Quota is a garnet-ruby red wine, with a complex aroma, having both balsamic and spicy hints. A full bodied, dry palate, elegant and well balanced, it’s notable acidity gives the wine a considerable freshness.

ALTA QUOTA ETNA ROSSO D.O.C. ETNA

SKU: SAQ16
€34.90 Regular Price
€25.00Sale Price
  • APPELLATION OF ORIGIN: D.O.C. Etna ( Certified Organic)

    TYPE OF WINE: Red

    GRAPE SOURCE: Linguaglossa (CT).

    VARIETAL: Nerello Mascalese 100%

    VINEYARD YEAR: 1929.

    YIELD PER HECTARE: 20 quintals.

    CULTIVATION SYSTEM: Long maceration, temperature controlled fermentation with indigenous yeast.

    HARVEST PERIOD: Mid-October

    VINIFICATION: Long maceration, temperature controlled fermentation with indigenous yeast.

    FERMENTATION TANKS: 10-12 months in oak barrels.

    FERMENTATION TEMPERATURE: 18°C / 20°C.

    AGEING: In bottles for 24 months.

    BOTTLING PERIOD: End of May.

    MACERATION PERIOD:10-12 months in oak barrels.

    ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14% vol.

    AGEING CAPAClTY: Moderate