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Classe 39 Red

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Country:
Italy
Region:
Sicily
Subregion:
Terre Siciliane IGT
Sweetness:
Dry
Colour:
Red
Type:
Still
Winemaking:
Conventional
Grape varieties:
Nerello Cappuccio,  Nerello Mascalese
Price:
12-20 €
Production volume:
Under 10 000 bottles

Wine descriptionWine's description

This persuasive blend of Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio grapes is vinified in still and matures for 18 months in barriques and tonneaux of fine french oak. It than ages in bottle for a minimum period of 6 months. Power and elegance in the same taste. Colour: ruby red tending to garner red with great brightness and typical trasparency. Bouquet: clear and recognizable scents of ripe cherries and cherries, blackberries, plums and graphite. Taste: dry, warm and soft, with a wonderful...
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Winery descriptionLa Contea

Cantine La Contea La Contea produces high quality wines from autochthonous grapes exclusively owned by the estate of Santa Venera, a hamlet of the municipality of Mascali, on the eastern side of Etna volcano at about 450 meters above sea level. Where Nerello Mascalese was born, in the absolute respect of centuries-old traditions, and with great attention to the environment, precious wines obtained only from the best hand- picked grapes are fully produced and bottled. Read more on winery page >