Muntacc 2015   Coste della Sesia Rosso D.O.C.
Noble Nebbiolo and Vespolina grapes grown in the vineyard called Muntacc, on the Prevostura hill, are blended in our Coste della Sesia. This resulting wine is structured, elegant, and austere. Production is very limited.

VINE VARIETIES: Nebbiolo 85%, Vespolina 15%
ZONE OF PRODUCTION: Northern Piedmont, in Lessona, La Prevostura vineyard
VINE CHARACTERISTICS
EXPOSURE: South / South-East
ELEVATION: 350 metres above sea level
TERRAIN: 35% ancient marine sands, 40% silt, 25% clay
SIZE: 6,2 acres
VINE DENSITY: 1800 vines per acre
HARVEST: fully manual in small boxes, on 8th OCtober 2015
WINE-MAKING: fermentation in stainless steel tanks with maceration of 20 days, malolactic fermentation in stainless steel
REFINING: 16 months in barriques and tonneaux. 9 months in bottle
ANALYTICAL DATA:
OVERALL ALCOHOLIC GRADE: 13,53%
TOTAL ACIDITY: 5,98 g/l
TOTAL DRY EXTRACT: 25,71 g/l
NUMBER OF BOTTLES PRODUCED: 3270
AGING POTENTIAL: over 12 years

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Other vintages produced: 2013
Other vintages produced: 2012
Other vintages produced: 2011
Other vintages produced: 2010
Other vintages produced:
2009