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BELGARDO®

TERRE ALFIERI NEBBIOLO

Already in ancient times the hard-working countrypeople would lovingly tend the Vèngore vineyards in the Feudo di Belgardo, producing the noblest nectar from the Nebbiolo vines.

  • APPELLATION Terre Alfieri Doc Nebbiolo
  • GRAPE VARIETY Nebbiolo
  • SURFACE AREA AND LOCATION 2.67 ha, Cisterna d’Asti
  • SOIL tufaceous
  • DENSITY 4,280 vines per hectare
  • PRUNING Guyot
  • HARVEST last ten days of October
  • FERTILIZERS manure and green manure
  • TREATMENTS copper and sulphur
  • VINEYARD MANAGEMENT grassing
  • FERMENTATION 8-10 days in temperature-controlled vats at 28°C, then a malolactic fermentation at 20°C
  • AGEING 16 months in oak barrels

TASTING NOTES
Garnet red in colour with spicy aromas that bring to mind liquorice, cinnamon and vanilla. Elegant, persistent and well balanced on the palate.

FOOD PAIRINGS
Perfect with red meats, game and aged cheeses.

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