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2021 Tenuta della Terre Nere Contrada Etna Rosso
December 27, 2023
We were the first in the country to offer these exceptional wines from Mount Etna. Now, they are very strictly allocated. We had sold all of the 2021s we got and just had the opportunity to get a few more cases.
Theyare made with high-elevation old vines on volcanic soil from Mount Etna’s signature Nerello Mascalese grape. They are all fantastic wines that combine the character of Barolo and Burgundy and are bottled and labeled as Contrada sub-zones. They are all similar. They are all distinct.
The reputation of these wines has soared, so they have become tightly allocated. Please let us know what you would like, and we will fill your orders as best we can..
2021 Tenuta Delle Terre Nere
Feudo di Mezzo is a large parcel of homogenous volcanic soil. The wine has a dusky character with cedary, spicy, suave tannins and silky structure.
2021 Tenuta delle Terre Nere Feudo di Mezzo: Bright ruby. Open, generous, and smooth. Spicy resin and dark cherry bouquet. Velvety finish with a luminous quality. Outstanding. 49/bottle
Santo Spirito is next to but completely different from the craggy Guardiola contrada. The soil is deep rich volcanic ash. The wine is sophisticated and tender, luscious and sensual.
2021 Tenuta delle Terre Nere Santo Spirito: Bright ruby. Rich and enveloping palate. Unique fleshy bouquet. Very refined, pure, and balanced. Clear fruit, spice, and flowers in the generous finish. Outstanding 49/bottle
Special -ß six-pack any six bottles of the above for $249 (41.50/bottle)
Order by phone at 617.367.8605, or reserve here: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Peter Hemenway
downtown on orders more than $75;
in Greater Boston on orders more than $199