Appearance : Deep red cherry color. Nose : Bouquet of ripe red fruits with hints of leather and mild spices. Complex and mineral character.
Palate : Full bodied with fresh aromas - very elegant, silky and attractive tannins with a long finish on vanilla notes.
Sul Vulcano amazes with its elegance that reflects the typical characteristics of Etna. The new Donnafugata red has a fragrant bouquet with intense notes of wild berries and flowery scents accompanied by delicate spicy nuances. The palate is soft and enveloping; a balanced, persistent finish.
This wine takes its name from the location of the vineyard from which the grapes come: Douro Superior (Upper Douro). The grapes used to make this wine come from our property Quinta da Cabreira where we have 114 hectares of recently planted vines.
This wine is made from traditional Douro red grape varieties: Tinta Roriz, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Barroca and Touriga Franca. Unoaked, it is produced to be a fresh, fruity, easy-to-drink wine. Deep ruby in color with very ripe red fruit aromas. Very fruity on the palate, with good structure and light tannins which make it a very pleasant wine.