Barolo Docg Bussia 2012

Barolo Docg Bussia 2012



Grape Variety: Nebbiolo 100%

Alcohol Content: 14,5% Vol

Serving Temperature: 16-18°C

Food Pairing: game, red meats, stewed meats cooked in the same wine, seasoned cheeses

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32,38 €

Barolo Docg Bussia

Production Area: vineyard located in Bussia Monforte d'Alba, Cuneo

Type of Soil: medium textured tending to clayey

Exposure: South

Altitude: 400 mt./a.s.l.

Year of Planting: 1992

Yield per Hectare: 50-60 hundredweight

Harvest Period: mid-October

Vinification: the must ferments on the skins for 10-15 days at a controlled temperature not exceeding 30°C with pumping over 4/6 times a day

Aging: after fermentation the wine is transferred into large Slavonian oak barrels for 2 years; it is bottled on the month of August of the third year after harvesting; then 10-12 months in bottle

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: ruby red with garnet reflections
  • nose: intense with pleasant scents of underbrush; spicy and tobacco notes
  • taste: dry, warm, velvety, full, harmonious, rightly tannic; enveloping, persistent and pleasant sensations in the aftertaste
Wines TypeRosso