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Duke of Salaparuta White Etna Lava

Duke of Salaparuta White Etna Lava

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The Etna Bianco “Lavico” by Duca di Salaparuta is a white from the Sicilian volcano, an area increasingly at the center of international attention. It is produced from Carricante grapes , a vine that at high altitudes is able to produce wines of great cleanliness, freshness but also intense and full-bodied. The glass releases hints of yellow and exotic fruits, such as peach and pineapple, and on the finish you can perceive spicy notes and hints of saltiness. On the palate it is really fresh, savory, like a mountain wine, but also has softness and warmth to balance the profile . Excellent with the fish specialties of the Sicilian island, try it with spaghetti with bottarga  

Etna Bianco 'Lavico' Duca di Salaparuta is produced with only Carricante grapes grown on the slopes of Etna on the side of the Alcantara Valley, within the municipality of Castiglione di Sicilia. The soils, of volcanic origin, are located between 600 and 800 meters above sea level. When the grapes have reached the right level of ripeness, we proceed with manual harvesting into boxes, followed by destemming and pressing operations which precede a short pre-fermentation maceration . After pressing, the must is placed in stainless steel tanks for alcoholic fermentation at a controlled temperature, followed by 4 months of maturation on the fine lees in the same type of wine containers and at least 3 further months of refinement in the bottle before release on the market. market.

Duca di Salaparuta Etna Bianco 'Lavico' is bright straw yellow in colour. On the nose, hints of peach and pineapple emerge combined with iodine and white pepper notes . Good balance on the palate between softness, marked freshness and lasting savory trail.

Color: Bright straw yellow

Perfume: Peach, pineapple, white pepper and iodized notes

Taste: Very fresh and tasty, persistent and soft, with good balance

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