Cottanera 2011 Barbazzale (Etna) Review

Red Blend from Etna Italy

Review Score: 88
Winery: Cottanera
Grape: Red Blend
Designation: Barbazzale
Vintage: 2011
Province: Sicily & Sardinia
Region: Etna



Our Review

This blend of 70% Nero d'Avola and 30% Nerello Mascalese opens with a dark garnet color and aromas of ripe dark fruit, black currant and leather. The firm palate delivers blackberry jam, licorice and tobacco alongside fine-grained tannins. Drink through 2023.