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Livia Fontana - Barolo DOCG Fontanin 2018

Livia Fontana - Barolo DOCG Fontanin 2018

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Livia Fontana - Barolo DOCG Fontanin



Grape variety: Nebbiolo

Production area: Castiglione Falletto, altitude 300-350 masl

Surface: approx. 2 hectares.

Harvest: manual in baskets with selection of the bunches around mid-October.

Vinification: selection of the grapes on a vibrating table, soft pressing, fermentation in steel tanks at a controlled temperature with frequent pumping over and délestages. Maceration of about 20 days.

Refinement: at least 40 months in traditional oak barrels and then in bottles in the underground cellar with controlled temperature and humidity until sale.

Organoleptic characteristics: the color is a deep red with shades from intense ruby ​​to garnet, the scent is very complex. Floral notes of macerated violet and balsamic nuances. Spices reminiscent of licorice stick and nutmeg. The flavor is decisive with a great structure and a soft but well-present tannin!!

Food pairings: the wine has always elegant tannins and an excellent aroma, ideal with succulent dishes with intense flavors such as: paccheri with pork, sausage and veal ragout; mixed boiled meat, boiled vegetables and rubra sauce; entrecôte with black truffle sauce; soft beef with mashed potatoes

Serving temperature: 16°-18° C.

Conservation: keep the bottles lying down in rooms with a possibly constant temperature. It is a ready-to-drink wine and can be kept in the cellar for 12-15 years.

Formats available: 0.75 L

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