Ruby red color of medium intensity. Spicy nose with hints of fresh wild herbs, pink and volcanic ash. On the palate, the flavors are juicy, balanced and elegant, with a savory finish. Nerello Mascalese 80% Nerello Cappuccio 20% from 5 to 30 year old vines. Aged in Stainless steel 12 months and then 6 months in bottle before release.The vineyard is located in Contrada Santo Spirito, Passopisciaro, with northern Etna exposure. Altitude: 680-750 mt. Soil type: Black and brown volcanic sands 60-70%; pebbles and rocks.