Grape: Nerello Mascalese
From: Sicily, Italy
Farming Practice: Organic, Sustainable
Tasting Note: red cherry, cardamom, volcanic smoke
Originally from the Canary Islands, Eduardo Torres moved to Sicily in 2012 to learn from Arianna Occhipinti before beginning to produce his own wines in Etna after converting a garage into a small winery. Versante Nord consists of 85% Nerello Mascalese, featuring 50 year old vines, with the remaining 15% being a field blend. Aged in Slavonian botti.