Barolo 2010

BAROLO

2010

Name: Barolo Docg

Variety: 100% nebbiolo

Vineyard: the vineyards are in the territory of Castiglione Falletto, in the heart of the Langhe and the Barolo area. The exposure is East, West and South-West; the soil is clayey and calcareous, with a depth on the marl of 0.5 metres. The rootstock is Kober/S04, with a density of vines of 4000/hectare and an age ranging from 6 to 40 years.

Vinification: in red by crushing and destemming; fermentation in steel at controlled temperature for 20/22 days, successive racking and malolactic fermentation in small barrels. Then successive decanting and ageing for two years in small and large wooden barrels; afterwards, bottling and refinement in bottles for one year.

Description: garnet red colour with slightly orange reflections; ethereal, wide, full and spicy aroma and scents of leather in the nose. The taste on the palate is full and elegant; good balance between acidity and fine tannins. Great potential for ageing

TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS

  • Alcohol: 13.92%
  • Sugar: 0.3g/lt
  • Total acidity: 6.35g/lt

QUALITY OF THE VINTAGE

  • EXCEPTIONAL