Barolo "Proprietà in Fontanafredda" DOCG FONTANAFREDDA
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The grape variety used for the production of this sensational Italian wine famous all over the world is 100% pure nebbiolo. The production area is that of the sub-area Fontanafredda, in the administrative territory of Serralunga d'Alba. The vinification for the Fontanafredda is fully developed in our estate. It is a border land between the Helvetian and Tortonian lands. The result is a soil with intermediate characteristics with marly clays and layers of clay sand. Vinification takes place in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature. At the end of fermentation, the new wine remains in contact with the marc for a period of about one month. The wine is completely aged in medium and large barrels for two years, with a further twelve months in the bottle.
Characteristics of this Barolo Docg
The aspect is presented as a wine of color is garnet red of medium intensity with ruby reflections. The nose is rich in aromas reminiscent of small red fruit and violet. The taste in the mouth, the entrance is fresh with thick and silky tannins. The aftertaste of red fruits is long and persistent.
Suggested pairings tasting while tasting this red wine
Ideal pairing with important red meat dishes and medium or long-aged cheeses, but can also pleasantly accompany the conversation at the end of the meal. The optimal serving temperature is 18ºC.