Nero Ossidiana

Sea and volcano

This wine has a strong and decisive character, lit by the sunsets of Lipari like the fire of volcanoes.

The first, great classic red wine of Aeolian Islands with an enveloping and decisive structure.

Indigenous Vineyards
Volcanic Lands
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Wines / Nero Ossidiana
The first, great, classic red wine of the Aeolian Islands

Nero Ossidiana is a red wine that testifies to our desire to enhance the indigenous vineyards and the great organoleptic properties of the terroir of the Aeolian Islands, which perfectly balances the beautiful acidity and elegance of the Corinto Nero with the soft warmth of Nero d'Avola.

 

We are proud to have made the first, great, classic red wine of the Aeolian Islands.

 

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Wines / Nero Ossidiana
Complex, structured: intriguing

It comes from the pressing of whole and destemmed grapes and from a long maceration with the skins and whole bunches; it is vinified without temperature control, it is not clarified except by decantation and various rackings.

 

The colour of the wine is deep ruby red, it is complex and structured and presents itself to the palate with juicy shades of red fruit, intriguing aromas of spices and musk on the nose. His iodate notes firmly claim the peculiar marine influence on a land already rich in microelements.

 

Nero Ossidiana expresses all the typicality of a land that is both volcanic and marine, representing the union between the island and the sea.

 

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Monica Larner
Ian D'Agata
Christian Eder
Reviews / Nero ossidiana

I am very happily impressed by this wine. It shows medium persistence, but that electric energy leaves a lasting impression nonetheless. Bravo.

Monica Larner WINE ADVOCATE December 2015
Reviews / Nero ossidiana

Bright and focused, with a lively, juicy mouthfeel on the long vibrant finish. A lovely wine, with lots of flavor and only 13.5% alcohol.

Ian D'Agata VINOUS September 2017
Reviews / Nero ossidiana

“It has a very rich olfactory tone, with hints of black mulberry and caper.

To the taste it has juice and is very deep”

SLOW WINE October 2015
Reviews / Nero ossidiana

Olfactory panorama of ample and unique proportions that opens, against the background of magmatic mineral, with small bramble fruit, blood orange, Mediterranean scrub with herbs and wild berries, shades of Sichuan pepper and brackish fumes.

BIBENDA October 2018
Reviews / Nero ossidiana

Rouge pourpre aux nuances vio-lettes; parfum de cerise et d’épices, de garrigue et de tabac; texture généreuse avec des tanins fins et une vive acidité, élégant et raffiné jusqu’en finale.

Christian Eder VINUM November 2018
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