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Tasca d'Almerita
Winery Wines Files 13

2017 Etna DOC Rosso "Contrada Sciaranuova V.V.", Sicily, Italy

Somewhat developed, nutty and a little tobacco, slightly smoky and hints of toasty aromas of more black than red berries with a little rust, a hint of tomato, tar and dried herbal nuances. Tart, juicy fruit with nutty aromas and a hint of cocoa, taut, fine sandy tannin and a certain acidity, smoky and toasty hints, dried meaty nuances, a little tobacco and tar, clearly salt in the background, tomato and basil, also peppery traces, very good, taut, tart, first slightly drying, then juicier finish with bite.

Best to drink: Bis 2026+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 14 April, 2023
Price: 80.00 € find+buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: large oak barrel
Registration number: TA-L.001020
wein.plus rating: excellent (91 WP)
Last reviewed: 20 July, 2022
Best to drink: Bis 2026+.
Editor note: Firm and quite deep, somewhat dried vegetal to tobacco and a little nutty-woody aroma of ripe black and red berries with notes reminiscent of fresh tomatoes, a little Mediterranean herbs and a hint of tar. Taut, tangy fruit with smoky and a little dark-roasty wood spice, present, fine sandy tannins, persistent on the palate, has power but also certain acid bite, salt in the background, tobacco nuances and coriander, a little bitter chocolate and coffee grounds, a touch of lovage and bitter herbs, very good, firm finish with ripe, rather dark juice and spice.

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