Barolo DOCGCannubi

Barolo DOCGCannubi

“There is, in the vineyard of Cannubi, a simple square hut with a very unusual cross pitched roof. Michele asked me to create a label based on this. After various attempts, i designed it flat, viewed from the front, almost a facade… with a blue sun”.

(Giancarlo Ferraris, label designer)

Name:Barolo DOCG

Grape variety:Nebbiolo

Municipality:Barolo

Surface area of the vineyard:1 Ha approximately

Soil:A mixture of Tortonian and Helvetian calcareous marl of a basic pH with over 30% sand, poor in organic matter, but rich in microelements such as iron and magnesium

Vineyard exposure:South, south-west

Vineyard elevation:240 m s.l.m.

Harvest:Manual

Colour:Ruby-red with brilliant hues

Nose:Intense, aristocratic, complex with notes of small fruits, liquorice and sweet tobacco

Taste:Enveloping, rich with silky tannins which accompany the sensation of body and fullness

Serving temperature:18°C

Accompanies:Roasts, tagliolini with truffle, wild game, well-matured cheeses

Certification:V.I.V.A. Sustainable wine

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Barolo DOCG Cannubi

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Ratings

95/100 Wine Spectator

95/100 James Suckling