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“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)
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.
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
Accompanies:Roasts, tagliolini with truffle, wild game, well-matured cheeses
Cannubi is perhaps the most famous hill in Italy, the most celebrated and prestigious vineyard with...