Wine Tenuta delle Terre Nere, Feudo di Mezzo, Etna DOC 2011
The wine is pale ruby color.
The taste of wine is harmonious, with soft and silky tannins.
Aromatic bouquet of wine is elegant and complex, with notes of red fruits and ripe cherries.
The wine will be an excellent couple of meat dishes, as well as perfectly accentuate the taste of aged cheeses.
Tenuta delle Terre Nere, Feudo di Mezzo il Quardo delle Rose, Etna Rosso DOC, 2011 - fine wine with soft, silky tannins and elegant taste. Vintage 2011 can be drunk now, but especially its taste is superb in the period 2015-2025. Vineyards for production Feudo di Mezzo il Quardo delle Rose, Etna Rosso are in the region Feudi di Mezzo, a commune Castiglione di Sicilia (Catania), at the foot of Mount Etna. The local soil composition is a mixture of volcanic ash and sand - absolutely unique to this area. The average age of the vines - from 40 to 80 years. Harvesting is carried out in early October. Berries are fermented at a constant temperature of 28-30 ° C for 10-15 days, then allowed to stand in barriques wine 18 months and 1 month in stainless steel containers.
Tenuta delle Terre Nere - Italian for "black earth" - dates back to the beginning of the 2000s. The owner of the wine sector is Marko di Grazia. He was one of the first who dared to resume the cultivation of grapes in the fertile lands located in areas adjacent to the famous Mount Etna. In 2002 Tenuta delle Terre Nere released its first products under the bold slogan "Burgundy Mediterranean." Wines produced by Marco Di Grazia, different bright flavors and refined elegance typical of Burgundy wines. Tenuta delle Terre Nere using classical methods of winemaking using organic fertilizers. In 2010, the company was certified organic wine.