Barolo di Barolo DOCG

Barolo di Barolo DOCG 2016

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Grape variety: 100% Nebbiolo.

Terrain: Clay marl and grey sand.

Orientation: South- East, South–West.

Elevation: 260-280 m a.s.l.

Total production: 10600 bottles/year.

Vinification: Gentle pressing and destemming of the grapes; fermentation in stainless steel vats with indigenous yeasts, followed by 15 days of maceration with repeated pump-over of the skins at a controlled temperature of 30°C.

Aging: In French oak barrels for 30 months with the absolute minimum amount of racking. Aging in bottle for at least 12 months.

Total SO2: 42 mg/l.

Description: Deep ruby color. Intense aromas of ripe red fruits, dried rose, and violet. Dry, complex tannins, and long finish.

Perfect pairing: Roasted or braised red meat, game, aged cheese.