2017 GRACI ETNA BIANCOGraci
Producer: Alberto Graci
Grape: 70% Carricante, 30% Carratto
Pronunciation: car-ree-kaan-tay, kah-tahr-raht-toh
Region: Passopisciaro, Sicily
Zone: Etna Rosso DOC
Producer Info: The Graci estate is located on the Northern slope of Mount Etna at Passopisciaro, an area where viticulture goes back several thousand years. The vineyards are at an elevation between 1800 and 3000 feet above sea level. Planting density ranges between 6,000 and 10,000 vines per hectare.
Tasting note: A stand out Etna Bianco with excellent length and depth with a hint of spice shining through. Enjoy this wine with some seafood or a traditional Sicilian vegetable pie.
Growing System: Guyot
Soil Composition: Volcanic sand
Alcohol (%) 13%