Crissante Alessandria, BAROLO Roggeri Vineyard DOCG (2007)

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Type Wine — Still — Red
Region Piedmont, Italy
Grape Nebbiolo
Appellation Barolo
Size 750 mL × 6
SKU CA0410141
Distributor DiBacco Importing

Vineyards Location “Roggeri “ area (south of La Morra Hill)
Soil: clay with limestone soil
Vineyards surface area: about 2,2 ha.
Altitude: 280-300 m. slm
Exposure: south-south/east
Vineyards age: 1957

Total production: about 15000 bottles
Vinification: about 2 weeks of maceration in stainless tank at 28 degree temperature control;
“Follatura manuale” and remontage process 4 times for day for the first 5 days
until the end of pressing process.
Fining: 50% in French oak barriques and 50% in big barrels from slavonian oak for 24 months.
Bottling between august of the third year after the harvest. Then fining in bottle.
Tasting notes: intense garnet red. Wonderful nose of mature fruits like plum, apricot and blackcurrant. Light aroma of purple flowers. Final hints of spice and truffle notes. Full bodied with velvety tannins the long finish shows class.
Meditation wine, delicious already, last long time.