Facing the South, it is located on a “back” rich in limestone and clay, responsible for a good structure and richness in color.
Scents of morello cherries, blueberry jam and berries blend together with a spicy aftertaste. A velvety sensation persists and calls another sip.
Appellation: Barbera d’Alba D.O.C. Vigna Campo del Gatto.
Grape variety: 100% Barbera.
Production area: Bussia, Vigna Campo del Gatto.
Ageing: 18-month refining in 500-liter French oak tonneaux.
Roasted meats, grilled meats, aged cheeses.
Cellar life: 8 years.
This old vineyard, facing south, is located on a “back” where the limestone rich clay marl outcrops providing a severe soil that is able to curb the vigor of the variety.
Località Bussia, 26 – 12065 Monforte d’Alba CN
Tel. +39 0173 787280 – Fax +39 0173 240160