Frank Cornelissen - Munjebel Rosso Cru CS-Chiusa Spagnolo
*Available in Magnum, limited quantities!
This 100% Nerello Mascalese from Frank Cornelissen comes from the ungrafted vineyard in Contrada Zottorinoto, in the Chiusa Spagnola section, situated lower in the valley floor, a bit hidden in an amphitheater, surrounded by lava. A unique vineyard planted around 1925 at a lower altitude (620m. asl) producing a profound, tannic wine, slightly more Nebbiolo-ish compared to their other crus and lighter in color. Annual production: approx. 2.500 bottles. First vintage: 2012.