Designation of Controlled Origin

PRODUCING COUNTRY: Italy | Piemonte
Luccineglio (Gattinara)
Since the fourth century A.C. the Celts (Lepontini) were growing the vineyards in our area and were the first to use oak barrels for storing and aging wine; to them we dedicate this precious expression of the viticulture of the High Piedmont area. Our Nebbiolo remains in large oak barrels for 18 months.

VINE VARIETY: Nebbiolo 100%

CULTIVATION SYSTEM: Renewed vine-shoot (Guyot), grass regeneration, limited organic fertilization.

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13% vol.

ORGANOLEPTIC CHARACTERISTICS: Ruby red colour with shades of orange, with a rich and persuasive, yet ample and mellow bouquet, while pleasantly bitter and velvety on the palate.
AGING PERIOD: 7 – 8 years and longer