Vino Rosso - Santuvario - 2017

£38.00Price
  • Origin

    Piedmont / Italy

  • Style

    Red

  • Grape Variety

    Nebbiolo / Croatina / Vespolina / Uva Rara

  • Production

    Organic

  • ABV

    12.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from vines between 20-100yrs old at 400m altitude among steep hills in the middle of woods on porphyry-rich volcanic soils in the Boca appelation

     

    Destemmed and co-fermented with native yeasts in stainless steel tank with a two-week maceration

     

    The wine is  pressed by hand in a small torchio press into a single 1700-liter Austrian oak botte (from Pauscha) where it ages for a year

     

    The wine is bottled without filtration and aged for another year

  • Tasting Notes

    A wine of incredible complexity and poise, with notes of aromatic herbs, earth and gentle spices. A thin palate withrefined tannins, and a fresh, fruit forward length.