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GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna 2018

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GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna 2018 GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna 2018

GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna 2018

<h2>GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna</h2> <p>Located in the north-eastern corner of Sicily, Girolamo Russo vineyards are planted high on the lava flow of Europe’s tallest and most active volcano, offering mineral-rich soils juxtaposed with a dry climate. The Nerello Mascalese consists of fruit from 3 ‘contradas’ or single vineyards. The volcanic influence evolves gradually in the glass, providing a savoury minerality that rounds out the sensational fruit and spice and long lingering finish. </p> <p><strong>Giussepe Russo</strong>, winemaker since 2005, has a hands-off approach (organic yeasts, no fining/filtering etc.) with his organically tended fruit. This <strong>Nerello Mascalese</strong> is grown on sandy, lava based soils at 650–780m on the unthreatened northern slope of Europe's highest and most active volcano. Matured in second and third use French oak barriques for 14 months.</p> <p>Elegant, supple and complex. The essential <strong>Etna Rosso</strong>.</p> <p><a style="font-size: 16px; margin-top: 15px; white-space: normal; max-width: 100%;" href="/search?IncludeBuyNow=true&UId=17101&Brands=34567" target="_self" class="btn btn-lang-red">Explore Girolamo Russo &gt;&gt; </a></p>
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GIROLAMO RUSSO 'a Rina Nerello Mascalese, Etna

Located in the north-eastern corner of Sicily, Girolamo Russo vineyards are planted high on the lava flow of Europe’s tallest and most active volcano, offering mineral-rich soils juxtaposed with a dry climate. The Nerello Mascalese consists of fruit from 3 ‘contradas’ or single vineyards. The volcanic influence evolves gradually in the glass, providing a savoury minerality that rounds out the sensational fruit and spice and long lingering finish.

Giussepe Russo, winemaker since 2005, has a hands-off approach (organic yeasts, no fining/filtering etc.) with his organically tended fruit. This Nerello Mascalese is grown on sandy, lava based soils at 650–780m on the unthreatened northern slope of Europe's highest and most active volcano. Matured in second and third use French oak barriques for 14 months.

Elegant, supple and complex. The essential Etna Rosso.

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  • Style: Nerello-Mascalese
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Region: Etna
  • Code: GRAR
  • Varietal: Nerello Mascalese
  • Country: Italy
ABN: 77 159 767 843. New South Wales: Liquor Act 2007. No Alcohol can be sold or supplied to anyone under 18. It's against the law. License Number: LIQP770010303 Victoria: WARNING - Under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998, it is an offence: To supply alcohol to a person under the age of 18 years [Penalty exceeds $19,000]; For a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor [Penalty exceeds $800]. License Number: 32055289