Perrone Barbera d'Asti Tasmorcan

Perrone

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Wine label
Vintage:2016
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Italy
Region:Piedmont
Appellation:Barbera D'Asti
Type:Red
Varietals:Barbera
Vineyard:Grapes from sourced from a vineyard called Mongovone.
Orientation:Mongovone is a steep, south-facing vineyard located in Isola d’Asti, that is one of the Asti zone’s great vineyard sites.
Soil:Clay and limestone.
Viticulture:Hand harvested.
Vinification:Fermented in stainless steel.
Aging:80% of the wine is aged for four months in 25HL botti, the remainder in 225L French oak casks.
Tasting:The name "Tasmorcan" comes from the name of a badger with the face or snout of a dog in the Piemontese dialect. - Tas = Tasso (Badger) - Mor = Muso o faccia (Muzzle or face) - Can = Cane (dog)