Barolo “Bricco delle Viole” 460 Casina Bric DOCG 2011

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The Barolo DOCG “Bricco delle Viole” of Casina Bric comes from the homonymous cru planted in Nebbiolo, in the hamlet of Vergne, above the town of Barolo. The vinification takes place in oak vats with the traditional “skins” of the skins and maceration on the skins for about 40 days. The aging takes place in Slavonian oak barrels. Great harmony and rigor.

Producer: 460 Casina Bric
Region: Piemonte  
Appellation: Barolo DOCG
Grape: nebbiolo 100%
Type: Red
Vintage: 2011
Color: bright ruby ​​red
Bouquet: aromas of small red fruits and spices, with a note of leather and balsamic and a beautiful mineral texture.
Taste: On the palate, it develops on a nice acidic shoulder and well present tannins. Balanced and elegant, it closes enveloping the mouth with persistent fruity and spicy notes.
Pairings: seconds of red meat, game
Serving temperature: 16/18 °C
Alcohol grade: 14.5%
Bottle content: 750 ml

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Description

Casina Bric, which in Piedmontese dialect means “Cascina Bricco”, is a reality of the Langhe located in Vergne, a hamlet of Barolo, where the winery rises to the highest altitude of the area, 460 meters asl Gianluca Viberti, winemaker and sensitive winemaker passionate with a long experience in the restaurant and in the family business, he founded Casina Bric in 2010, giving life to a project that has always had at heart: to create a place to respect nature in every aspect, recording as little as possible on it. It also makes extensive use of long macerations, even prolonged for up to 40 days, and a traditional practice called “vinegar splint”, which consists of completely immerging the cap of the marc in wine through wooden staves coming from the disassembly of barrels used.