Ca’Viola - Barolo ‘Sotto Castello di Novello’ 2013

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Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri - Decanter 92pts - Wine Enthusiast 91pts

1.89 hectares in Novello, located at the foot of the majestic neo-gothic castle. The full southern exposition at more than 470 meters A.S.L., combining the elegance of Barolo with the power of Monforte. The wine spends 15-20 days in temperature-controlled tanks with 15-20 days of post-fermentation maceration with 25% full cluster. The wine then aged for 24 months in big barrels and 12 months in concrete vats. 9,000 bottles produced.

Grape varieties :Nebbiolo
Altitude :470m ASL
Vineyard age :20 years old
Grape yield :50 ql/hc
Exposure :South
Soil :Calcareous marl and clay
Alcohol :14%
Tasting notes :Ruby red with orange reflections with notes of balsamic, spice, forest floor and menthol. On the palate the is a structure with a sturdy tannin leading into flavors of chocolate and tobacco.

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