Barolo Villero 1999

BAROLO

VILLERO 1999

Name: Barolo Docg Villero

Variety: 100% nebbiolo

Vineyard: in the territory of Castiglione Falletto; South; South/West exposure; clayey and calcareous soil with marls; depth on the marl 1 metre. The rootstock is Kober; age of vines 40 years; density of vines 4500/hectare.

Vinification: in red by crushing and destemming; fermentation in steel at controlled temperature for 10/15 days, successive skin submerged-cap maceration for 20/25 days. Racking in small wooden barrels for malolactic fermentation, then decanting and ageing in new small and second passage wooden barrels for two years. Afterwards, bottling and refinement in bottles for 1-2 years.

Description: red colour with garnet red reflections; intense, long lasting and fresh aroma; presence of red fruit, slightly wilted plum and preserved sour black cherry scents; the taste has the same fruity characteristics as the aroma, accompanied by the presence of sweet and well balanced tannins; long life wine.

QUALITY OF THE VINTAGE

  • VERY GOOD