The Valle Galfina Etna Rosso is a brilliant ruby red wine, with a rich, intense fruity aroma, smooth and well balanced palate, persistent and pleasantly tannic.

VALLE GALFINA ETNA ROSSO D.O.C. ETNA

SKU: VR15C
€12.90Price
  • APPELLATION OF ORIGIN: D.O.C. Etna ( Certified Organic)

    TYPE OF WINE: Red

    GRAPE SOURCE: Linguaglossa (CT).

    VARIETAL: 100% Nerello Macalese.

    VINEYARD YEAR: 1998.

    YIELD PER HECTARE: 60 quintals.

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

    PLANTING DENSITY: 6000 plants per hectare.

    HARVEST PERIOD: Mid-October

    VINIFICATION: Cryomaceration, the grapes are then soft pressed prior to fermentation at controlled temperature.

    FERMENTATION TANKS: 10-12 months in 50 hl oak barrels.

    FERMENTATION TEMPERATURE: 18°C / 20°C.

    AGEING: 25 days over skin.

    BOTTLING PERIOD: End of May.

    MACERATION PERIOD: Refining for 15 days

    ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14% vol.

    AGEING CAPAClTY: Moderate