Eruzione-1614-Nerello-Mascalese-Riesling

Eruzione 1614 Riesling 2014

Terre Siciliane I.G.T.

100% Riesling

The history of Etna is studded with the historic eruptions which have shaped it. The eruption of 1614 is legendary, lasting ten years and the longest ever recorded, halting right on the edge of the vineyards of Sciaranuova. A very evocative name for our Cru dell’Etna. At the time of planting the vineyards, in keeping with our spirit of research, we planted a small vineyard of Riesling. An extraordinary grape variety which loves altitude and lava soils. An experiment that time will help us judge.

Altimetry

815

Above sea level

01

Climate

21°Average temperature

02

Farming system

Guyot

Planting density

5.000 vines per hectare

Now

13.53°C

Cloudiness 20%
Humidity 82%
Wind 2.1mh ↙

First Vintage

2014

03
04

Time of Harvest

5

october

vinificazione

Vinification

The grapes are picked into crates and immediately refrigerated at 8⁰C, selected by hand and sent for a light destalking and soft pressing, the decanted must is racked and inoculated with yeasts and ferments at 15⁰C in inox stainless steel, the wine thus obtained remains on the fine lees until June with continuous stirring.

Eruzione-1614-Nerello-Mascalese-Riesling
eruzione-riesling-1614

Alcohol Content

13%vol.

05

Aging Capacity

Great potential, from 7 to 10 years

Tasting Notes
  • Eyes
  • Nose
  • Mouth
A unique wine, the first Riesling on Etna and in Sicily. A pale colour with green reflections.
The nose is still young with all the typical precursors of the ‘variety of kings’; white apple, plum, lemon, yellow flowers.
On the palate it is perfectly dry, without excessive acidity. The taste is perhaps its strong point in this youthful phase, with that ‘mineral’ taste on which few experts can agree when describing it.
07
X

menfi

chardonnay
Chardonnay
Sicilia Menfi D.O.C.
100% Chardonnay
cometa
Cometa
Sicilia Menfi D.O.C.
100% Fiano
Burdese
Burdese
Sicilia I.G.T.
70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Cabernet Franc
merlot_2012
Sito dell’Ulmo Merlot
Sicilia D.O.C.
100% Merlot
Syrah-Maroccoli
Maroccoli Syrah
Sicilia I.G.T.
100% Syrah
alastro
Alastro
Sicilia D.O.C.
70% Grecanico 15% Grillo 15% Sauvignon Blanc
Plumbago
Plumbago
Sicilia D.O.C.
100% Nero d’Avola
la_Segreta_bianco_new
La Segreta Bianco
Sicilia D.O.C.
50% Grecanico 30% Chardonnay 10% Viognier 10% Fiano
la_segreta_rosso_new
La Segreta Rosso
Sicilia D.O.C.
50% Nero d’Avola 25% Merlot 20% Syrah 5% Cabernet Franc
rose_mnefi
Rosè
Sicilia D.O.C.
50% Nero d’Avola 50% Syrah

vittoria

Dorilli
Dorilli
Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico D.O.C.G.
70% Nero d’Avola 30% Frappato
Cerasuolo di Vittoria
Cerasuolo di Vittoria
Cerasuolo di Vittoria D.O.C.G.
60% Nero d’Avola 40% Frappato
Frappato
Frappato
Vittoria D.O.C.
100% Frappato

noto

Santa Cecilia
Santa Cecilia
Noto D.O.C.
100% Nero d’Avola
Moscato di Noto
Moscato di Noto
Sicilia Noto D.O.C.
100% Moscato Bianco
13 luglio 2016
Passito di Noto
Sicilia Noto D.O.C.
100% Moscato Bianco
Noto Nero d'Avola
Noto Nero d’Avola
Sicilia Noto D.O.C.
100% Nero d’Avola

etna

Eruzione-1614-Carricante
Eruzione 1614 Carricante
Sicilia D.O.C.
90% Carricante 10% Riesling
Eruzione-1614-Nerello-Mascalese-Riesling
Eruzione 1614 Riesling 2014
Terre Siciliane I.G.T.
100% Riesling
Eruzione-1614-Nerello-Mascalese
Eruzione 1614 Nerello Mascalese
Sicilia D.O.C.
100% Nerello Mascalese
Brut
Brut Metodo Classico
Sicilia D.O.C.
100% Carricante
Etna-Bianco
Etna Bianco
Etna D.O.C.
100% Carricante
Etna-Rosso
Etna Rosso
Etna D.O.C.
100% Nerello Mascalese

capo-milazzo

nero_d_avola_nocera
Nero d’Avola*Nocera
Sicilia D.O.C.
70% Nero d’Avola 30% Nocera
nocera
Nocera
Sicilia D.O.C.
100% Nocera