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CROCEFERRO | Etna rosso DOC 2018

CROCEFERRO | Etna rosso DOC 2018


Generazione ALESSANDRO




Croceferro is born from the Nerello Mascalese vineyard of Contrada Piano Filici.
Expression of the typicality of the volcano of great freshness and drinkability.


Type: Etna Rosso DOC
Grapes: Nerello Mascalese 100%
Soil type: volcanic sands with a good presence of red pumice Altitude: 640 meters above sea level
Planting year: 2016
Production area: north-east side,
municipality of Castiglione di Sicilia, Piano Filici district
Training system: espalier trained with spurred cordon
Plants per hectare: 5,600
Yield per hectare: 60 quintals
Harvest period: second ten days of October
Crushing: grapes harvested by hand in small boxes

early in the morning.
Destem and press softly
Alcoholic fermentation: about 12 days in tru