Cantina Terre del Barolo

Alta Langa Docg Spumante Brut

The Cantina Terre del Barolo produces Alta Langa DOCG sparkling wine to enhance the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay vineyards of its winegrowers.

COMPOSITION OF THE CUVÉE: 90% Chardonnay, 10% Pinot Nero.

PRODUCTION TECHNIQUE: Soft pressing of whole clusters.
Fermentation for 10-15 days at controlled temperature (18° C) in steel tanks. The must remains at a low temperature on the lees until the spring after the harvest.
Ageing: fermentation in the bottle at low temperature and aging on the lees for 30 months. Following remuage and dégorgement, the wine is cellared for 6-8 months before being released.

TASTING NOTES: Color: intense straw yellow with fine and persistent perlage.
On the nose: hints of bread crust, dried fruit and floral notes.
On the palate: fresh, complex, with a lingering finish.
Serving temperature: 6-8° C.
Food/wine pairings: excellent as an aperitif, it pairs well with appetizers, first courses of good structure and seafood dishes.)

FIRST VINTAGE PRODUCED: 2013