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Produttori del Barbaresco
Nebbiolo Langhe DOC
Piemonte

Produced from young vineyards, this Nebbiolo has a young, fresh character that is ready for immediate consumption and is ideal for everyday drinking.  While labeled under the Langhe DOC appellation, this wine follows all the guidelines and achieves a quality level on par with the Barbaresco denomination.  The first vintage of this wine was produced in 1978.


Owner: Co-operative with 52 members
Website: www.produttoridelbarbaresco.com
Winemaker: Gianni Testa
Type: Red wine
Varietals: 100% Nebbiolo

Vineyard Location: Different young vineyards in the DOC area
Orientation: Southwest - Southeast
Elevation: 600 - 1,200 ft
Trellising: Guyot single cane
Yield/Acre: 27 ql
Soil: Limestone, rich in calcium with sandy veins

Vinification
Fermentation in stainless steel tanks at 82°F, maceration on the skins for 22 days

Aging Process
Six months in large, oak casks

Tasting Notes
Color: Ruby red
Bouquet: Red fruit with notes of spices, white pepper and anise
Flavor: Balanced with bright fruit
Pairings: Pairs well with pizza, pastas with simple sauces, sausage, ham, charcuterie and spicy dish

Alcohol Content: 14%
Serving Temperature: 64°F
Production: 120,000 bottles