Castello di Verduno Barbera d'Alba

Castello di Verduno

Wine label
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Appellation:Barbera D'Alba
Varietal notes:
Vineyard:Sourced from vineyards in the commune of Neive in the Barbaresco appellation.
Orientation:Southern exposure.
Soil:The white soil is full of limestone and clay.
Viticulture:Hand-harvested around in mid-September.From four different parcels planted from 1950-1965.
Vinification:Fermented in stainless steel for about ten days with periodic punching down of the cap.
Aging:Aged for three months in Slavonian botti grandi followed by six months in steel and then three months in the bottle.
Production:About 5,300 bottles.
Tasting:Some of the Castello di Verduno wines have a drawing of a flower found in the wine's vineyards.The Barbera d'Alba label has a drawing of buttercups.