Vercesi del Castellazzo Cla’ 2013 Lombardy, Italy
“Oltrepò Pavese Barbera Clà” from Vercesi del Castellazzo is a red, still and dry wine, from the Oltrepò Pavese DOC denomination, vinified with Barbera grapes.
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Ruby colour. Balsamic notes on the nose with hints of cherry, dark fruit and spices. Vibrant acidity, solid tannic structure and good length.
After devatting, the wine completes its alcoholic fermentation in a steel tank before malolactic fermentation begins, Clà is put on the market approximately one year after harvest, During the first week, the must is pumped over twice a day, Racked twice over a period of about two weeks it is then bottled without filtration, Suitable for vegetarians, The grapes are harvested by hand, then pressed without added sulphites and left to ferment with wild yeasts at a temperature not exceeding 28°C, The wine is then racked into oak barrels where it rests for about a year.
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