Frank Cornelissen (3 L) 2019 Susucaru Rosato, Terre Siciliane IGT (Mt. Etna)

Frank Cornelissen (3 L) 2019 Susucaru Rosato, Terre Siciliane IGT (Mt. Etna)

Item Number: 14649

UPC: None

Country: Italy
Region: Sicily
Sub Region: Catania
Appellation/AVA: Terre Siciliane IGT
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2019
Grape(s): Malvasia / Moscadella / Cattaratto / Nerello Mascalese
Type: Wine - Rose
Bottle Size: 3 L
Pack: 2
Closure: Cork
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Volcanic

Vineyard Sources: Picciolo, Pietramarina, Calderara soprana, Crasà, Muganazze
Vinification: Destemming and light crushing of the grapes
Fermentation: Starts with a "pied-de-cuve" using only indigenous yeast and skin contact for about 10 days
Aging: Neutral epoxy tanks from 2,500 liters to 7,000 liters
Fining: No
Malolactic Fermentation: Yes
Filtering: Before bottling with PE cartridges of 1 micron
Sulfites: Values can vary from 5 to 30 mg/L, added or not, depending on the quality of grapes and stability of the wine.

Tasting Notes: Not only a refreshing summer wine from a blend of Malvasia, Moscadella, Cattaratto and Nerello Mascalese, this rosé can also be regarded as a light red, like a Jura wine, pairing well with a wide variety of dishes.