Barbera d'Alba DOC

Na'stissa

Fresh, vinous, harmonious, with a delicate aroma of red berries.

Origin: La Morra
Grape variety: Barbera 100%
Colour: Ruby red
Proof: 12,5°
Harvest time: Third September decade
TASTING NOTES  

Pleasant to drink, it shows a rightly pronounced acidity, typical of the grape, and mild flavors of red berries, with a strong emphasis vinous.

A wine suited to the meal, convivial, a classic Barbera with a well-defined character.

VINEYARD

The vineyard is located in the town of La Morra in Silio places at an altitude of 280 meters above sea level, facing east or southeast. The soil, composed of calcareous marl Miocene light gray, is frank and highly alkaline. The vineyard was planted in 2001, using the rootstock SO4 and AT84 clone. The plantation system is Guyot, vineyard grid  0,90 x 2,40 m. Average production 90 kg / Ha.

 

WINEMAKING

Selection of the grapes in the vineyard, fermentation and maceration for 6-8 days in stainless steel tanks, temperature controlled, with automatic pumping over and punching system, at 28 ° -30 °. Malolactic fermentation follows in November.

 

AGEING

Eight months ageing in Allier barrels of 1.600lt.