Langhe Nebbiolo is a wine that combines body and elegance, lends itself to aging and is one of the most representative grape varieties of our territory.
Work in the Nebbiolo vineyards starts in the winter with the pruning of the vinesand goes on with allegation, cleaning and cutting of the branches and ending with harvesting during the month of October.
Colour: red, not so intense.
Fragrance: delicate and fruity.
Taste: dry although dense, with a delicate fruity taste such as raspberries.
Ageing: it becomes velvety and soft.
Temperature: 18 – 19°C
Gastronomic combinings: fondues, risottos and meat dishes.
Product name: Nebbiolo Langhe DOC 2016
Appellation: Nebbiolo Langhe
Country/Region: Piedmont – Italy
Alcool percentage: 14.50%
Sugar rate: 0.5 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 6,000
Method: 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. Ageing comes about in tonneaux (500 liter) for about a 2/3 months, followed by bottling and a wait of at least 6 months in tilted bottles.
Lenght: 8/9 days
Aging: in bottle
Wood type: French oak
Barrels type: Tonneaux
Aging time in wood: 2/3 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 6 months
% of Grape/Cépage: Nebbiolo 100%
Agricultural method: susteinable agriculture without chemical products – mechanical weeding
Year of plantation: 1980
Date of harvest: October
Type of harvest: by hand
Dry extract [g/l]: 25.8
Total acidity [g/l of tartaric acid equivalent]: 5.57
Volatile acidity [g/l acetic acid equivalent]: 0.51
Total SO2[mg/l]: 50
Free SO2[mg/l]: –
Number of bottles per box: 6/12
Box size: 33x24x31.5 cm
Empty bottle weight: 450 g
Date of bottling: 7 February 2018
Aging potential: 10 years
Cork size: 24×46 mm
Cork material: natural cork
Bottle type: Bordolese