Nerello Mascalese 'Eruzione 1614' Planeta 2019

The Nerello Mascalese "Eruzione 1614" is a rich and full-bodied red wine, produced from grapes harvested in the Etna area and aged for 12 months in oak barrels. The perfumes are wide and complex, of red fruit, dried leaves and wild spices, the taste is well-balanced with elegant tannins and notes of soft fruits
21.00 € 23.00 € - 9%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Sicilia DOC

Grape varieties

Nerello Mascalese 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Sciaranuova vineyard, at 510-850 m above sea level on sandy volcanic soils

Vinification

In steel tanks with maceration for 21 days

Aging

12 monthsin oak barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2017
96 / 100
Robert Parker
2017
92 / 100
Wine Spectator
2017
92 / 100
Gambero Rosso
2017
2 / 3
Veronelli
2018
88 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can leave it in your cellar even for more than 5 years

RED WINE NERELLO MASCALESE 'ERUZIONE 1614' PLANETA 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Bright ruby red

Scent Intense and elegant, with hints of red fruit, dried leaves and wild spices

Taste Well-balanced and lively, with elegant tannins and notes of red fruit

producer: Planeta

Main wines
Nero d'Avola, Merlot, Syrah, Cerasuolo di Vittoria, Chardonnay, Fiano
Foundation year
1985
Hectares of vineyards
395
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
2.500.000 bt
Enologist
Alessio Planeta
Address
Planeta, Contrada Dispensa - 92013 Menfi (AG)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Risotto with Mushroom
  • Game
  • Pasta Bolognese