ETNA Sparkling Rose’ Metodo Classico 2016

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Exotic Nerello Mascalese Metodo Classico from Etna, Sicily.

It opens to a peach, raspberry-pink color and crisp transparency. You get a big sense of the variety here with wild berry, rose and sharp mineral tones. Aged aromas of caramel and candied orange peel also appear with menthol herb and dried basil.

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Description

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ETNA Sparkling Rose’ (Metodo Classico) 2016 Murgo

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Harvesting method: Manual in crates and before the complete maturation

Pressing: De-stalking, short maceration in pneumatic presses and gentle pressing

Decantation: Chilling of the must and static decantation in isolated steel tanks

Fermentation: In steel tanks at a controlled temperature (14°C) for about 20 days

Refining: In steel tanks for 7-8 months

Prise de mousse:  Takes place in springtime after the vintage adding saccharose and selected yeasts. The bottles are closed with crown caps including a “bidule” and transferred to the cellar underground for the aging in big piles.

Aging in bottle: On the yeast for a variable period of 2 and a half until 3 years

Remuage: With gyropalettes

Dégorgement: The freezing of the neck, the removing of this iced part and the dosage are carried out by semi-automatic machines. The dosage consisting of a small quantity of saccharose (3-5 gr/l) helps to balance the acidity

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