Barbaresco Ovello Vigna Loreto

The Loreto vineyard is located on the west side of the Geographical Mention “Ovello”, in the heart of the historic area of Barbaresco. Vinified separately for the first time in the 1980’s tells another story of Barbaresco, first a wine full of harmony accompanied by intensity, structure and warmth.
Appellation
Barbaresco DOCG
Region
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Zone
Barbaresco
Cru
Ovello Vigna Loreto
Varietals
Nebbiolo 100%
Wine Type
Red wine

Nebbiolo

Year of planting
1970
Soil type
Marl, with a relevance of limestone and clay with fine sand infiltrations
Exposure
South West
Altitude
240 masl
Grape yield per hectare tons
5
Average production/year
2600 btls
Vessel of aging
German and Austrian oak casks of 20hl
Length of aging
At least 20 months

Tasting Notes

Serving temperature 18 °C

Pairings Spicy meat dishes, cheese, pasta dishes with meat sauce

Color Intense garnet red

Nose Elegant, intense, fruity, blackcurrant, blueberry, aromatic herbs, spices

Palate Full-bodied, supple, warm, sweet tannins, very long persistence