Azienda Agricola, Le Vigne di Eli

Micro cuvees from the northern slopes of Mount Etna.

ETNA ROSSO DOC 2013

Altitude 600 metres
Average of 40 year old vines                Total production:    10000 bottles

ETNA ROSSO DOC MOGANAZZI VOLTA SCIARA 2011

Single Vineyard
Altitude   700 metres.                              Total production:    1800 bottles
80 year old vines
Vineyard 0.5 hectares

ETNA ROSSO DOC PIGNATUNI 2011

Single Vineyard
Altitude   650 metres                                Total production:    1000 bottles
Average 60 year old vines
Vineyard 0.3 hectares

ETNA ROSSO DOC SAN LORENZO 2011

Single Vineyard
Altitude  750 metres                                 Total production:     1000 bottles
Average  55 year old vines
Vineyard 0.3 hectares

The three single vineyards are matured in oak barrels for 18 months with no filtering before bottling.  Harvest is usually mid to late October.

Grapes: 98% Nerello Mascalese, 2% Nerello Cappuccio

A proportion of the proceeds from this estate go to the Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer hospital in Florence.