For England Pas Dosé Blanc de Noir
100% Pinot Noir with no dosage makes this wine a must for every lover of superb bubbles. Incredible freshness and tightness with fantastic acidity and minerality.
Full bodied, compacted and intense. The minerality is reflected in the flintiness of this wine! Then light yeast and bread dough. Superb Pinot Noir, impeccably balanced. Drink now or wait a couple more years.
Denomination: Alta Langa DOCG
Grape varieties: 100% old vine Pinot Noir
Vineyards: Loazzolo, 600 metri a.s.l.
Harvest period: last week in August
Vinification: Old vine Pinot Noir, handpicked and selected in the winery. The Pinot Noir grapes are cooled down before crushing and only the free fall juice is being collected. First and second fermentation with indigenous natural yeast. After that first fermentation, the wine stays to mature until June after harvest, then is bottled for the second fermentation.
Aging: minimum 42 months on lees in bottle
Ridding: by hand for four weeks
Dosage at dégorgement: none
Sugar content: 0.0 g/lt
Total acidity: 7.5 g/lt
Alcohol: 12.5 %
Production quantity: 20.000 bottles
Pairings: Ideal as aperitif, with appetizers and white meat dishes
Serving temperature: 6 to 8 degrees Celsius
Recommended glass: small Bordeaux