Girolamo Russo’s wines stand out for their refined elegance, as well as markedly belonging to the special terroir of Etna, and San Lorenzo is one of the winery’s top wines. The Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio grapes come from a Cru (known as Contrada in Sicily) of the same name.
COLOUR: Intense ruby red
NOSE: Notes of red fruits, flowers, cherries, Morello cherry, herbs, balsamic essence, vanilla and tobacco
PALATE: Smooth, with silky tannins, excellent structure, full, complex flavour and length
Nerello Mascalese with small percentage of Nerello Cappuccio
93/100 Robert Parker, 94/100 James Suckling, Grower of the Year for Gambero Rosso 2012
Long aging potential
Friuli Venezia Giulia