Langhe Cino DOC

Grape varietals: Barbera, Nebbiolo and Dolcetto

Vineyard of origin: La Morra, Monforte d’Alba, Novello

Planting layout: 2.30 x 0.90 m

Altitude: 230 metres a.s.l.

Exposure: south

Vine training technique: guyot

Age of vines: 20-40 years

Yield per hectare: 75 quintals of grapes/ha

Soil: limestone – blue marlstone

Harvest: late September

Vinification: traditional in temperature controlled tanks

Ageing: 6 months in stainless steel tanks

Further ageing: 6 months in the bottle

Sensory characteristics: Bright ruby red colour, intense and assorted scents of fresh fruit and flowers, very winey and fresh. Rich, savoury and velvety palate, medium-bodied. An excellent everyday wine.

INTERESTING FACTS

This wine is called “Cino” in memory of Lorenzo, the brother of grandfather Giovanni, who everyone in the family used to call Uncle Cino.
A portion of the vineyards that we use to produce this wine once belonged to Uncle Cino.

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