Etna Bianco DOCG, Planeta

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Tasting Note

Pale yellow with green highlights. Aromas of white peach, yellow plum, herbal notes. The small percentage of wine fermented in wood softens the refreshing acidity typical of the Carricante and add complexity to the mineral character of this volcanic wine.

Product Information

  • White Wine

  • White - Aromatic, Dry

  • Planeta

  • Patricia Tóth

  • Italy

  • Sicily

  • Carricante

  • 2018

  • Drink now

  • 75cl

  • Cork

  • 14

  • Yes


From Planeta's Feudo di Mezzo estate, at 700m above sea level on the northern slopes of Mount Etna. The main white vine variety here is Carricante. The soil is extraordinarily mineral-rich: derived from weathered lava, which can also be seen in the stones of local buildings and vineyard terraces. Grapes are picked into crates and are at once refrigerated at 8°C. After light crushing and destemming they are gently pressed. The decanted must is racked and inoculated with yeasts, and ferments at 15°C for 20 days. The wine remains on the lees until February with regular 'batonnage'. 10% of the must is fermented in oak barriques. The wine is then matured in stainless steel tanks and Allier oak 225 litre barriques

Food Recommendation

white wine for all seasons. Good as an aperitif, but excellent with starters based on fish and pasta.


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Our free in-store collection service is available on via our website, or can be arranged by calling us on 01225 322810. Orders will be available for collection from the Great Western Wine Shop, Unit 3-4, Wells Road, Bath, BA2 3AP only. Please be aware handling time can be up to 48 hours (business hours) from point of ordering. You will be notified by the Customer Service team when your order is ready for collection. When collecting your order, please ensure you bring a valid photo ID, card used for payment along with a copy of your order. This can be a printed copy or you can show a copy of the email confirmation on your phone or tablet. If you are unable to collect your order within 30 days of purchase, your order will be cancelled and payment refunded.

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