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L’Eterno Pinot Noir Terre Siciliane IGT

Inspired by Giacomo Tachis, L’Eterno is one of the only Pinot Noirs made outside of the Etna area. It comes from 767 clones cultivated in a five acre vineyard. This was also the first project the winery made in collaboration with famous Italian fashion designers in order to preserve some important art and culturale sites. L’ Eterno is indeed a sculpture by artist Giacomo Serpotta.

Owner: Paolo Panerai
Website: www.castellare.it
Winemaker: Alessandro Cellai
Type: Red wine
Varietals: Pinot Noir

Orientation: North West
Elevation: 280 m a.s.l.
Vines Planted: 1998
Trellising: Guyot
Vines/Acre: 6,000/Ha
Soil: Medium texture, calcareous

Fermentation in stainless steel using natural yeasts at a temperature of 73°F for 10 days; 1 month of maceration on the skins with frequent pumpings over

Aging Process
12 months in French oak barriques, 6 months of bottle refinement

Tasting Notes
Color: Light ruby red with garnet reflexes
Bouquet: The bouquet on the nose is extremely elegant, with notes of violets, ripe raspberry and currant with a hint of spice and tobacco
Flavor: The palate is full-bodied with soft tannins and a pleasant sapidity

Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Serving Temperature: 62°F
Production: 6,000 bottles