Langhe Nebbiolo is a young expression of this prestigious Piedmont varietal in which the grape’s fruity and floral notes are exalted.
Name Langhe Nebbiolo DOC
Town Monforte d’Alba
Grapes 100% Nebbiolo
Vineyard size 1.20ha in the Montagliarotto area of Monforte d’Alba
Vineyards Western exposure, altitude 450m above sea level. The soil is from lequio formation -serravallian/aerly tortonian.
Year of planting — 2004
Vine training Guyot
Vineyard density 5,000 rootstocks/ha
Yield about 7000kg/ha
Winemaking method The grapes are picked by and sent immediately to the winery. After macerating for around seven days malolactic fermentation takes place and the wine then ages in stainless-steel f tank for about eight months. The wine ages briefly in the bottle before sale.