Munjebel® Rosso CA, contrada Crasà

Pure Nerello Mascalese from one of our younger vineyards (21 years old) called Crasà, situated below the village of Solicchiata. The vineyard altitude is 640m. asl and is characterized by gross sandy soil. The wines are elegant with a smooth tannic structure, showing the more feminine side of Nerello Mascalese.

Munjebel® Rosso CA, contrada Crasà

Region: Etna, Northern valley
Vineyard: contrada Crasà
Elevation: 640m. asl
Location: Solicchiata
Varietal: Nerello Mascalese 100%
Average age of vines: 20+ years
Vinification: Destemming and light crushing of the grapes
Fermentation: starting with a “pied-de-cuve” using only indigenous yeasts and skin contact for about 60 days
Aging: In neutral epoxy tanks from 1500 liters to 2500 liters
Fining: No
Filtering: Before bottling with cartridges of 5 micron
Sulphur: values can vary from 5 to 30 mg/l., added or not, depending on the quality of grapes and stability of the wine.
Annual production: approx. 2.000 bottles
First vintage: 2015
Denomination: Etna Rosso DOP or IGP Terre Siciliane Nerello Mascalese
Bottle type: Dark burgundy bottle
Available sizes: 750ML, 1500ML and 3000ML
Recommended stemware: Zalto Burgundy

 

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