Tosti 1820

Alta Langa Rosé Rachele

Tosti, sparkling wine specialist since 1820, is a family winery for 7 generations.
Tosti has been one of the first piedmontese cellar producing the sparkling Alta Langa just after the disciplinary regulation approval. For the company, indeed, these bubbles are the maximum expression of the Piedmont area.
Tosti1820 ALTA LANGA RACHELE ROSÉ is very elegant bubbly characterized by unique finesse and complexity. Made from 100% Pinot Noir grapes, this Alta Langa is a “rosé de saignée” that expresses a delicate color natural rose given by the light maceration of Pinot Noir.
A limited production, tribute to Rachele Bosca, a woman who, with her enlightened vision, gave life to Tosti1820, prodcung great wine since 2 centuries.

COMPOSITION OF THE CUVÉE: Pinot Noir 100%

PRODUCTION METHOD: All the work both in the vineyards and in the cellar has as its sole objective the freshness and balance of these bubbly. The research of quality without compromise starts in the vineyards from pruning to thinning, then continue with the rigorously hand made grapes harvest.
The grapes are gently pressed and squeezed. The must obtained is fermented at the temperature of 14° C for 30 days. Refinement for 6 months sur lattes with batonnage to obtain the bring these bubbly to their maximum elegance.
The wine is thus ready for the bottle aging of minimum 38 months in temperature controlled ambient.

TASTING NOTES: The foam is soft and abundant with fine and constant perlage. The color is light pink with shades ranging from coral to peach, The fragrance is very intense, complex, with floral notes boosted by secondary and tertiary aromas. The taste is sapid and round. The perfect acid balance brings out a pleasant refreshing touch. The long aging on the lees gives a unique body and volume.

FIRST VINTAGE PRODUCED: 2015