Terre Nere Etna Bianco 2022
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Terre Nere Etna Bianco 2022, a testament to the winery’s legacy, emerges from ancient vines cultivated on the renowned slopes of Etna by Tenuta delle Terre Nere. Crafted by acclaimed winemaker Marco de Grazia, this wine embodies a perfect balance of indigenous varietals, predominantly Carricante, resulting in a remarkable and approachable white wine. Exhibiting a bright, straw-yellow color, this vintage entices the senses with an enticing bouquet of citrus, stone fruit, and delicate seashell notes, intertwined with subtle stony and ashy undertones. On the palate, the wine reveals a lively and tangy profile, characterized by vivid acidity and a polished mineral backbone, leading to a crisp and refreshing finish. With its versatility and graceful complexity, this Etna Bianco pairs seamlessly with a diverse range of dishes, from fish and chicken to prosciutto and melon, enhancing any culinary experience.
Notably acclaimed, James Suckling awarded this vintage 92 points, praising its citrus and stone fruit aromas, complemented by a polished mineral backbone and a tangy, fresh palate. Vinous, with 91 points, lauded its complex and dynamic nature, highlighting its smoky nuances, vibrant acidity, and a captivating blend of orchard fruits and sweet spices. As a distinguished entry-level Etna Bianco, this wine captivates with its exceptional depth and finesse, leaving an enduring impression on every palate.