T. +44 (0)20 7484 6430
  • London: +44 (0)20 7484 6430
  • Edinburgh: +44 (0)131 226 4202
  • Hong Kong: +852 3628 3627
0 items





Tenuta delle Terre Nere





Grape Variety:

Nerello Mascalese

Etna Rosso, Guardiola, 2015

6x75cl £135.00

2 cases Equiv. £22.50 per bottle

Add to Basket

Tasting Note:

A more open Guardiola than usual but as ever on the darker more brooding side of the Terre Nere spectrum. Compact, dense dark but very crisp fruit flavours of bramble and plum mixed with notes of earth, rocks and fruit stone. A complex, characterful Etna that will need a year or two longer in bottle than the Santo Spirito to give of its best. The estate's highest vineyard ranging from 800 to 1000 meters above sea level. The vineyard is sheer, craggy and packed with stone and volcanic sand, the soil is poor.

Discover Italy

The general quality of Italian wine has never been better and, certainly in Piedmont, there has been a succession of great vintages, broken only by the minor blip that was the tumultuous 2002 vintage.

In the UK we seem to be gaining an increasingly insatiable thirst for modern Italian wines. ...

Related Blog Articles