2010 Cascina Carra Nebbiolo d'Alba

2010 Cascina Carra Nebbiolo d'Alba
Item# 1398
Regular price: $20.00
Case discount price: $18.00
Availability: Usually ships the next business day

Product Description

Piedmont, Italy

Grape variety: 100% Nebbiolo Vineyards: located in the best crus of the winery, in the district of San Sebastian in the commune of Monforte d’Alba Altitude vineyards: between 350/400 meters above sea level Soil composition: clay – calcareous Vineyard exposure: south and southwest Vine growing: traditional guyot Max production per hectare: 70 quintals per hectare Vinification: the vinification is carried in stainless steel tanks with the submerged cap system and the maceration of the skins lasts 13 to 17 days. The temperature of fermentation is monitored and maintained around 28 ° -30 ° C. The malolactic fermentation takes place at the end the alcoholic fermentation and when the racking is completed. Aging: The aging lasts 32 months of which 24 are in large Slavonian oak casks, 2 months in stainless steel and 6 months in the bottle for proper development of the product before being placed on the market. Tasting notes: powerful, austere and elegant wine. The color is garnet, the nose is fragrant when young with sensations of rose, violet and rhubarb that with age evolve into notes of spice, black pepper and truffle. The mouth is very powerful, balanced and with a very persistent finish. Alcohol: 14% Serving suggestions: goes well with meat dishes, spicy and savory courses, seasoned cheese Longevity: 10 to 20 years

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