Benanti Etna Rosso DOC Serra della Contessa 2013
Benanti Etna Rosso DOC Serra della Contessa 2013 – Etna Rosso doc – Nerello Mascalese and Cappuccio
Barrique 14 months
Nerello Mascalese (Negrello) trained as a sapling. In the Etna area it is the main vine. It has bunch
medium, compact. Grape of medium size, light blue skin, very pruinose, sweet taste, very tannic. Nerello Cappuccio or Mantellato trained as a sapling. The place of origin is unknown. It has medium, short, compact bunches. Medium grape, blue-colored skin, sweet flavor, little tannic.
– color: red, deep ruby
– aroma: ethereal, intense, with hints of wild blackberries, peaches, noble wood
– flavor: full, harmonious, of notable persistence to the taste, rightly tannic.