Spumante Carricante Brut "Sosta Tre Santi" DOC NICOSIA

Sicily
Spumante Etna DOC
Sku: 1813
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€ 16.20 € 19.80
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2 bottles
€ 32.40
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-18%
3 bottles
€ 48.60
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-18%
6 bottles
€ 97.20
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-18%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
89/100
2019

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
NICOSIA
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Spumante
Denomination:
Spumante Etna DOC
Grapes:
100% Carricante
Alcohol:
11,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Crustaceans, Mussels, Aperitif, Spaghetti with clams, Branzino, Medium-aged cheeses, Vegetables in batter

Descrizione vino

Brut Sosta tre Santi

This wine is made by Carricante grapes cultivated on volcanic soils for the collection “Sosta Tre Santi” and it rests for 18 months in bottle. The delicate perlage, the elegance, the freshness and the mineral taste make this sparkling wine very good for the appetizer or during the meal.

The cultivation soils are sandy, rich of minerals, located at 700-750 meters above the sea level. The cultivation method is the trellised with the cordon spur pruning.

There is a manual picking at the end of September and 18 months of refinement on the yeasts in bottle. The fermentation takes place in stainless steel under temperature control for 3 weeks and a refermentation in bottle.

 

Characteristics of the Sosta Tre Santi Carricante Brut Spumante DOC Sicilia

It has a straw yellow color with golden reflection and a fresh bouquet of hawthorn, yellow flowers and honey aromas. The taste is fresh and pleasant with a good persistence.

 

Suggested pairings with this red wine of the Nicosia Sicilian winery

It is perfect with fish, raw fish, appetizer and crustacean. The service temperature is 8°C end the proof is 12%.

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