Tascante. Contrada Sciaranuova
Etna Rosso DOC
Grapes Nerello Mascalese
A mild start to the spring with good rainfall in March. A hot and dry summer. Good rainfall at the beginning of October ensured a slow maturation. 13.5%
Burgundy has it's Crus, Etna has Contrada. Each Contrada is unique, its qualities formed by the exposure, graditient, altitude and geological formations.
Sciaranuova is at 730m with a Southwest to Northwest exposure, the average gradient is 8.5%. The volcanic rock is between 40,000 and 4000 years old.