What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...
VINEYARDSourced from the Casasse vineyard in Neive. Made from a 1.4 hectare parcel. The original piece (.4 hectare) was planted in 1913. Addtionally there are .2 hectares which were replanted and in 2008 and .8 hectare which were replanted in 2009.SOILA mix of clay with some limestone, chalk and sand.VITICULTUREIn general the farming is practing organic although they will intervene as minimally as possible should the vintage require it.VINIFICATIONFermentation in stainless steel with a maceration of about 15 days with remontage.AGINGPart of the wine goes into 5-800 liter untoasted casks, part in botti of 2500 liters. Both stay in casks for four years. The wine is then blended and bottled and stays two years in the bottle before release.
Earthy , Elegant , Floral