Barbaresco Montersino DOCG Ad Altiora

"Ad Altiora" is a Latin exclamation indicating the peculiarity of this wine that year after year will raise its organoleptic properties... always aiming higher.

The Barbaresco "Ad altiora"has at sight a dense garnet red colour with light orange reflections; it offers a wide and full fragrance of spices and licorice. Its flavour denotes a full-bodied wine with sweet tannins that bring to a long and rich ending.

Vine: Nebbiolo 100%
Soil: calcareous
Altitude: 300m above sea level
Exposure: south
System of vine growth: Guyot
Nr. of vinestocks per hectare: 4000
Return in wine per hectare: 56 hl
Vintage: first half of October
Vinification: traditional with maceration
Refinement: wood for 24months
Refinement in bottle: 12months
Alcoholic content: 14-14,5%

the Barbaresco "Ad altiora" is suitable for second courses (red meat roasts, roast games) and ripe cheeses.