Colour and Bouquet :ruby red with garnet hues, the nose is intense, complex, refined, with hints of red fruits, licorice, vanilla and tobacco, the palate is decided, dry, fruity and balanced with a finish of red berries and black cherry.
Vine: Nebbiolo Spanna 95% Uva Rara 5%.
Vineyard: 4.700 sqm. Plants with an averange of 40 years. Density of 3.000 plants/hectare. Exposure South/west, altitude 300 metres above sea level. Sandy melted ground.
Yield : for the 2005 harvest the yield per hectare has been of 6,5 tons and the yield grape-wine of 65%.
Wine-making: fermentation in steel tanks at constant temperature of 26°, with a maceration of twelve days and malolactic fermentation in steel.
Aging: thirthy-six months in casks of 20 hl, seven months in steel and at least nine months in bottle.
Date of bottling : may 25th 2009.
Actual alcoholic strength of 12.60% v.
Total acidity of 6,70 g/l.
Total sulphur dioxide content of 54 mg/l.
Production: n° 1,980 bottles 750 ml.
Serving temperature: 18°
Potential aging: 10-15 years