Barbaresco DOCG La Casa in Collina

Vite Colte

Pronunciation
Bar-bar-ESS-coh
Year
2011
Type
Red
Winery
Vite Colte
Region
Piemonte
Oenologist
Bruno Cordero

Overview

Following practices traditional in the production of Barolo, the cuvée is blended from nebbiolo lots sourced from different vineyards, each with specific characteristics. The vineyards for “La Casa in Collina” are in some of the most favourable locations for the production of this wine, all with low yields to ensure highest quality fruit.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Nebbiolo
Vinification
Fermentaion lasts about 20 days. Malolactic fermentation in large wood barrels for a year.
Aging
Bottle aging brings the wine into balance and develops the desired bouquet
Alcohol
13.5%
| Appearance
Ruby red shading to garnet
| Aroma
Very intense and forward, with scents of violet, red currants, strawberry and vanilla
| Taste
Rich and generous in the mouth, soft with a light vein of tannin over violet. A lingering finish.
| Serving Suggestions

Barbaresco DOCG La Casa in Collina

Suggested Retail:
$33.50
CSPC#:
773842
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12