2016 Alta Mora Feudo di Mezzo Etna Rosso

Nerello Mascalese - 750ML
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WA 95 JS 93 WE 93 WS 91
WA 95

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, October 2021

The Alta Mora 2016 Etna Rosso Feudo di Mezzo is a wine of unsuspecting power and intensity. The momentum takes a moment to build, but sure enough, this wine fills the balloon of your glass with ripe cherry, cassis, blue...
JS 93

jamessuckling.com, November 2020

Complex aromas of smoke, bramble and savory herbs, followed by cloves and dried flowers. This is an elegant, medium-bodied red with ultra fine tannins and red-tea notes. Firm and lightly austere. Mouthwatering finish...
WE 93

Wine Enthusiast, December 2020

Elegant and savory, this focused red has aromas of wild berry, blue flower, underbrush and dark spice. The radiant palate has great energy, delivering juicy Morello cherry, licorice and tobacco alongside lithe...
WS 91

Wine Spectator, January 2021

A fresh, focused red, with brambly herb accenting the wild cherry and red currant fruit flavors. It's light- to medium-bodied, with a fine frame of light, snappy tannins and a subtle underpinning of tarry smoke and spice...


Color & Type Red
Varietal Nerello Mascalese
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Sub-region Etna
Vintage 2016
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13.5%
Closure Cork

Introducing the 2016 Alta Mora Feudo di Mezzo Etna Rosso, a captivating red wine from the enchanting region of Sicily, Italy. Crafted with the finest Nerello Mascalese grapes, this vintage is a testament to the artistry of Alta Mora, a renowned producer in the Etna sub-region.

As you pour this wine into your glass, its deep red color catches the light, revealing the richness and intensity that await your senses. The nose is greeted with a complex bouquet, a symphony of smoke, bramble, and savory herbs, intertwined with alluring notes of cloves and dried flowers. It is a sensory journey, inviting you to delve deeper into its layers of aromas.

On the palate, the 2016 Alta Mora Feudo di Mezzo Etna Rosso showcases its elegance and finesse. Medium-bodied, it glides gracefully, caressing the taste buds with its velvety texture and ultra-fine tannins. The wine reveals delicate nuances of red tea, adding a touch of sophistication to its profile. Its firm structure and lightly austere character create a mouthwatering finish that leaves a lasting impression.

Acclaimed wine critic James Suckling awarded this vintage an impressive 93 points, praising its complexity and elegant nature. Robert Parker's Wine Advocate also recognized its unsuspecting power and intensity, bestowing it with an outstanding score of 95 points. The wine captivates with its ripe cherry, cassis, blue flower, and rusty nail aromas, showcasing its sanguine and mineral side.

Elegant and savory, the 2016 Alta Mora Feudo di Mezzo Etna Rosso enchants with its wild berry, blue flower, underbrush, and dark spice aromas. Wine Enthusiast commends its radiant palate and great energy, while Wine Spectator highlights its brambly herb accent, light- to medium-bodied structure, and lingering tarry smoke and spice finish.

With an alcohol percentage of 13.5%, this red wine is perfectly balanced, and its bright acidity ensures a harmonious experience. Enjoy it now or cellar it for further development. Pair it with slices of caciocavallo cheese for a tasting party that will be a huge success.

Indulge in the allure of Sicily with the 2016 Alta Mora Feudo di Mezzo Etna Rosso, a wine that embodies the spirit of this captivating region.