Pertinace

Barbaresco Normale D.O.C.G.

100% Nebbiolo. Generous aromas of ripe fruit, dried flowers, sweet spices and vanilla. Dense, closely-woven tannins provide a distinctive softness and balance.

REGION: Piedmont, Italy

APPELLATION: Barbaresco D.O.C.G.

PRODUCTION AREA: Treiso

GRAPE: 100% Nebbiolo

VINIFICATION: The grapes are crushed immediately upon their arrival to the winery.  The must then ferments on the skins at controlled temperatures for at least 10-12 days.

AGING: Following malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks, the wine ages for one year in traditional Slovenian oak casks followed by two years of aging in the bottle before release.

COLOR: Deep ruby red

BOUQUET: Generous aromas of ripe fruit, dried flowers, sweet spices and vanilla.

PALATE: Warm, dry, with sweet tannins rounding off its rich structure and harmonious complexity.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Excellent with grilled red meats and a variety of cheeses.

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

 

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