Langhe Nebbiolo is a wine made with the same grapes used to obtain Barolo and the vineyard is also the same. However, it goes through a different wine-making process. It is certainly a lighter wine than Barolo but just as delicate, elegant and suitable for ageing.
Colour: Red not so intensive.
Fragrance: Delicate and fruity.
Taste: Dry, although dense – recalling fruit such as raspberries.
Ageing: it becomes velvety and soft.
Temperature: 18 – 19°C.
Gastronomic’s combining: Fondues, risottos and meat dishes.
Product name: Nebbiolo Langhe
Cépage: Nebbiolo 100%
Appellation: Nebbiolo Langhe
Country/Region: Barolo / Piemonte
Alcool percentage: 13,5 %
Sugar rate: 1.0 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 6.500
Method: Work in the Nebbiolo vineyards starts in the winter with the pruning of the vines and goes on with allegation, cleaning and cutting of the branches and ending with harvesting during the month of October.
Ageing comes about in oak barrels for about a year, followed by bottling and a wait of at least 6 months in tilted bottles. The wine-making goes through a light pressing and separating; fermentation at a maximum temperature of 26-30°C. for 10-12 days and 2-3 remountings a day to leach the dregs. Nebbiolo is a wine obtained with a lightly extracted fermentation
Temperature: 27° termocondizionato
Lenght: in bottle
Aging: 6 months
Age of barrels: 2 years
Wood type: french oak
Barrels type: tonneaux
Level of toast: low
Percentage of new barrel: 15%
Aging time in wood: 6 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 6 months
% of Grape/Cépage: 100% Nebbiolo
Soil: gravely clay
Agricultural method: traditional
Year of plantation: 2006
Date of harvest: October 2014
Type of harvest: by hand
Dry extract [g/l]: 23.2 g/l
Total acidity [g/l of tartaric acid equivalent]: 5.46 g/l
Volatile acidity [g/l acetic acid equivalent]: 0,55 g/l
Total SO2[mg/l]: 61 mg/l
Free SO2[mg/l]: –
Number of bottles per box: 6 or 12
Box size: 31 x 31,5 x 24 cm
Empty bottle weight: 450 gr.
Date of bottling: 28th August 2015
Aging potential: 5 years
Cork size: 26 x 45 mm
Cork material: natural cork
Bottle type: bordolese