DENOMINATION: VINO CHINATO
TERROIR CHARACTERISTICSOrigin: mix of herbs selected from various origins of Barbera grapes
from the vineyards of the Estate in Nizza Monferrato, Piedmont
Altitude: 200 m s.l.m.
Size of Vineyard: 0,59,89 Ha
Exposure: North - northeast
Type of Soil: Clay mixed with carbonate of lime
Vine Planting Density: 4600 vines/Ha
Vineyard Training System: Guyot
Age of Vines: 22 years old
TECHNICAL NOTESGrape Variety: 100% Barbera
Vineyard Practice: Hand-harvesting
Wine-making Method: Barbera wine is blended with aromatic and
digestive herbs such as China Calissaja, cardamom, bitter orange
and subjected to a cold maceration in a hydro-alcoholic solution.
Ageing Method: Oak barrels for 12 months and 6 months in the bottle
Bottle: 0.5 L
WINE TASTING NOTESThis heavenly chinato wine is red in color with garnet nuances.
It has a characteristic quinine scent and its flavor is intense, full,
and harmonic with a good balance between bitter and sweet flavors.
PAIRINGIdeal digestif and pairs wonderfully with dark chocolate and pastries.
SUGGESTED SERVING TEMPERATURESuggested serving temperature between 16° - 18° C (61° – 65° F)