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Denomination:Barbera d’Asti Docg “Bosco Donne”
Grape: 100% Barbera
Place of production: Fraz. Annunziata, Castagnole Lanze (Asti) Italy
Harvest: Mid September
Yield: 80000 kg per hectare
The grapes are harvested manually in the vineyard and are lled with care in cassettes for the transportation to the winery, pressed and then fermented at a controlled temperature with a maceration of approximately 8 days. At the end of the fermentation process, the wine is left to clarify with static decantation until the end of winter. It remains in stainless steel vats until the end of summer, when it will be bottled: after about 6 months of ageing in the bottle, it will be ready to drink.
Bottles produced: Approximately 10.000
Alcohol: 13,50% abv
Service Temperature: 18° C.
Color: intense ruby red colour with violet hues.
Nose: big and rich: blackberry, cherry with oral tones of rose and peony.
Taste: embracing, warm and round. Excellent persistence and harmony, fruit of an elegant balance between a decisive freshness and a good body.
The Barbera ‘’Boscodonne’’ is easy to couple because it accompanies with a sincere self-con dence with almostall dishes of piedmontese tradition: in particular raw beef, agnolotti del plin served with the juices from the roast meat lling and the braised veal cooked in barbera wine.