Al Cantara Winery Mt Etna

Mt Etna is a unique wine growing area. It’s high elevation on a very warn island gives it a cool growing climate. Also its volcanic soils gives the wine a lot of minerals. It’s Sicily Burgundy. The red are unlike the Big Nero d’ avola’s They are lighter and more elegant. They pare well with Sea food . Etna Rosso: The rosso or red wines have a minimum of 80% of Nerello Mascalese, a deep colored black grape with spicy notes . The remaining 20% can be made from Nerello Cappuccio or a blend of at least 10% Nerello Cappuccio (also called Nerello Mantellato) and up to 10% other red or even, somewhat surprisingly, white grapes Etna Bianco : or white wines are made from a minimum of 60% Caricante, a maximum of 40% Catarratto, with up to 15% Trebbiano, Minella and/or other authorized white grapes. If the wine is marked Etna Bianco .

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  1. Etna Bianco, 2015,  Occhi de Ciumi  by Al Ccantara Winery

    Etna Bianco, 2015, Occhi de Ciumi by Al Ccantara Winery

    $22.00

    Etna Bianco made from Carricante and Grecanico grapes Learn More
  2. Etna Passito LU Disiu, 2013 By Al Cantara

    Etna Passito LU Disiu, 2013 By Al Cantara

    $49.00

    The wine is of an intense ruby colour. The nose perceived the typical note of raisins and syrupy fruits, followed by aromatic scents of vanilla, honey, caramel as a result of the aging in wood. In the mouth it is fresh, complex, with long finish. The recommended serving temperature is 12 – 15 ° C. It accompanies well with mature cheese, pasta with ricotta, pistachio deserts. Learn More
  3. Etna Rosso, 2012  Muddichi Di Suli , by Al Cantara

    Etna Rosso, 2012 Muddichi Di Suli , by Al Cantara

    $22.00

    Made from the indigenous grape Nerello Mascalese, Etna wines show shimmering elegance, complexity and perfumed red fruits. The distinctiveness of the wines stems from their unique terroir: the steep slopes of the 11,000-foot-high Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano. Learn More
  4. Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery , 2015 Lu Veru Piaciri

    Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery , 2015 Lu Veru Piaciri

    $24.00

    Mt Etna Sicily Red made from grapes grown only on Mt Etna Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio are the grape varieties that give life to the Etna Rosso DOC. The vineyard is located on the volcano Etna Learn More
  5. Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery Etna Rosso, 2012  O'Scru  O'Scru

    Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery Etna Rosso, 2012 O'Scru O'Scru

    $26.00

    Mt Etna Sicily Red made from grapes grown only on Mt Etna Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio are the grape varieties that give life to the Etna Rosso DOC. The vineyard is located on the volcano Etna Learn More

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