Spumante Etna Brut "Sosta Tre Santi" DOC NICOSIA

Sicily
Etna Brut DOC
Sku: 1814
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 23.50 € 28.00
Shipping within Tuesday 26 May, if you order within 5 hours e 41 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 47.00
Purchase
-16%
3 bottles
€ 70.50
Purchase
-16%
6 bottles
€ 141.00
Purchase
-16%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
90/100
2020

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
NICOSIA
Region
Sicily
Wine list:
Spumante
Denomination:
Etna Brut DOC
Grapes:
100% Nerello Mascalese
Alcohol:
12,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Aperitif, Crustaceans, Mussels, Tartare-fish carpaccio, fresh cheese, Spaghetti with clams, Stuzzichini

Descrizione vino

The Nerello Mascalese grapes are cultivated in a volcanic soil and they are perfect to produce the classic sparkling wine. The “Sosta Tre Santi” Etna DOC Brut needs 24 months of refinement on the yeasts in the bottle. The soils are sandy-volcanic, rich of minerals, located at 700-750 meters above the sea level. The cultivation method is the trellised with the guyot method. The manual picking takes place between September and October. The perlage is fine and persistent. The production method is the classic one with a soft pressing of the grapes and the fermentation in stainless steel tanks under temperature control for 3 weeks and a re-fermentation in bottle.  

 

Characteristics of the Sosta Tre Santi Etna Brut Spumante DOC

It has a straw yellow color. The smell is complex and elegant with fruity and floral aromas together with bread crust and yeast. The taste is mineral and acid.

 

Suggested pairing with this wine

It is perfect as appetizer or with light starters and fish. The service temperature must be 6-8°C. The proof is 12%.

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