Etna Bianco 'Cavanera Ripa di Scorciavacca' Firriato 2021

The Etna Bianco “Cavanera Ripa di Scorciavacca” is a fresh and expressive wine characterized by amazing mineral aromas, vinified and aged in steel tanks. It has perfumes of wild yellow flowers, white fruits and citrus zests. On the palate it is smooth, round, fresh and dynamic, with a long savory persistence

19.90 € 23.50 € - 15%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Etna DOC

Grape varieties

Carricante 90%, Catarratto 10%

Category

White Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Rooted in a volcanic sandy soil in the North slope of Etna between 750 and 850 m above sea level

Vinification

Cold maceration, soft pressing and alcoholic fermentation in steel tanks for 20 days

Aging

6 months on the lees and 12 months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
2021
3 / 3
James Suckling
2020
93 / 100
Bibenda
2018
Robert Parker
2017
89 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied white wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

WHITE WINE ETNA BIANCO 'CAVANERA RIPA DI SCORCIAVACCA' FIRRIATO 2021 DESCRIPTION

Colour Straw yellow with green tints

Scent Floral, mineral and citrusy, with scents of yellow flowers, citrus zests and ripe white fruits

Taste Smooth, round, fresh, expressive and very mineral

producer: Firriato

Main wines
Nero d'Avola, Perricone, Catarratto, Etna
Foundation year
1985
Hectares of vineyards
470
Annual production
6.000.000 bt
Enologist
Giuseppe Pellegrino
Address
Firriato, Via Trapani, 4 - 91027 Paceco (TP)

Perfect to drink with

  • Pasta-Vegetables Sauce
  • Fish Stew
  • Smoked Fish Appetizers
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato