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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Tenuta delle Terre Nere

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Etna

Grape Variety:

Nerello Mascalese

Etna Rosso, Santo Spirito, 2018

6x75cl £125.00

10 cases, 3 bottles £20.83 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Thought adjacent to Guardiola, Santo Spirito could not be more different – with a lower altitude of 700 metres and a lusher less craggy look to it. The soils are rich deep, soft volcanic ash. This is most probably the most habitually seductive wine in the Terre range. Tender, sensual and seductive, a lacy fine veil of tannins wrapped almost invisible around delicate sweet and fragrant spiced red fruits. Ageing is 18 months in used oak of varying sizes - barriques, demi-muids and larger barrels.

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