Cortese Nostru Nerello Mascalese
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Sicily, Italy2021

Cortese Nostru Nerello Mascalese

Sicily, Italy, 2021

Sicily's Answer To Pinot Noir
nerello mascalese
14%
acidic

Description

Sicily's Azienda Agricola Cortese is owned by renowned oenologist Stefano Girelli. It teams technology with traditional winemaking techniques and the colourful Nostru wine labels are inspired by authentic Sicilian Majolica ceramics. The wine within is a classic Sicilian red made with the indigenous Nerello Mascalese grape variety. Deliciously silky and vibrant it’s full of red berry fruits, with a touch of peppery spice and a balanced character.

Tasting Note

This classic Sicilian red wine is made from the local Nerello Mascalese grape. It is vibrant ruby in colour, offering fine and complex aromas reminiscent of red berry fruits, with a touch of a peppery spice. On the palate, the elegance of the volcani

Product Reviews

In The Press

The Irish Sun

This vibrant Sicilian red proved to be an instant hit the first time I tasted it in late 2018. The Nerello Mascalese fruit comes from the volcanic terroir on the foothills of Mount Etna. The red berry fruit and spicy aromas leads into an elegant, mid-weight palate with some depth, silky tannins, and notes of soft red summer fruit. Balanced with a streak of minerality on a long and very satisfying finish.

Matthew Nugent

Delivery & Returns

No minimum order and if you spend €100 or more we'll deliver your order for free anywhere in Ireland.

Orders are normally delivered within 1-3 working days, (Monday-Friday excluding bank holidays) of you placing the order.

Change your mind? No problem. You can cancel your order at any stage or return some or all of it through any of our stores or we can arrange a collection. Simply contact us by email online@obrienswine.ie and we'll look after the rest.

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nerello mascalese
14%
acidic

Description

Sicily's Azienda Agricola Cortese is owned by renowned oenologist Stefano Girelli. It teams technology with traditional winemaking techniques and the colourful Nostru wine labels are inspired by authentic Sicilian Majolica ceramics. The wine within is a classic Sicilian red made with the indigenous Nerello Mascalese grape variety. Deliciously silky and vibrant it’s full of red berry fruits, with a touch of peppery spice and a balanced character.

Tasting Note

This classic Sicilian red wine is made from the local Nerello Mascalese grape. It is vibrant ruby in colour, offering fine and complex aromas reminiscent of red berry fruits, with a touch of a peppery spice. On the palate, the elegance of the volcani

Product Reviews

In The Press

The Irish Sun

This vibrant Sicilian red proved to be an instant hit the first time I tasted it in late 2018. The Nerello Mascalese fruit comes from the volcanic terroir on the foothills of Mount Etna. The red berry fruit and spicy aromas leads into an elegant, mid-weight palate with some depth, silky tannins, and notes of soft red summer fruit. Balanced with a streak of minerality on a long and very satisfying finish.

Matthew Nugent

Delivery & Returns

No minimum order and if you spend €100 or more we'll deliver your order for free anywhere in Ireland.

Orders are normally delivered within 1-3 working days, (Monday-Friday excluding bank holidays) of you placing the order.

Change your mind? No problem. You can cancel your order at any stage or return some or all of it through any of our stores or we can arrange a collection. Simply contact us by email online@obrienswine.ie and we'll look after the rest.

Azienda Agricola Cortese
Azienda Agricola Cortese
Sicily Azienda Agricola Cortese

Renowned oenologist Stefano Girelli bought the near-abandoned Agricola Cortese in 2016. The 14 hectare estate is situated in Ragusa in the southeast of Italy’s island of Sicily.