Calabretta Carricante Bianco Sicilia

Country: 
Italy
Region: 
Sicily
Item code: 
ICB043
Vintage: 
2016
Bottle sizes: 
750 ML
Appellation: 
Terre Siciliane IGT
Wine type: 
White
Organic: 
Practicing
Calabretta
Varietals: 
Carricante
Varietal notes: 
95% Carricante, 5% Cataratto & Insolia
From seven hectares of vineyard in the area around Etna.
750 m in elevation.
Black volcanic, stony soil.
Hand harvested. 1/3 of the fruit for this wine comes from old vines averaging 60-80 years old -- some vines even over 100 years old and 2/3 of the fruit comes from a young vineyard planted in 2004.
Soft pressing after destemming. Fermented in steel.
Aged in stainless steel.
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