"GIOTTO" LANGHE ROSSO DOC
The Langhe Rosso Doc “Giotto” wine was dedicated to the great Italian painter and architect Giotto di Bondone. Giotto already became a symbol artist in life, a real cultural myth, holder of a consideration that did not change, rather it grew in the following centuries. He succeeded in overcoming the Byzantine schemes and opening towards a representation that introduced the sense of space, volume and color, anticipating the values of the age of Humanism.
“Giotto” Langhe Rosso DOC
Medium-textured tending to clayey.
Rivalta di La Morra and Bussia di Monforte D’Alba.
400 meters above sea level
YEAR OF PLANT
YIELD PER HECTARE
The grapes are fermented on the marc at a controlled temperature of 29-30 ° C for at least 10-12 days. the wines are separated in all stages of vinification.
The wines, after the first decantations in steel tanks, are transferred to small French oak barrels where they undergo malolactic fermentation. They are refined for 12 months and subsequently assembled, they will remain in the bottle for another 3-4 months to soften further.
Intense garnet red with purple reflections.
Very complex and ethereal, which goes from red fruits to plums in alcohol, spices, cocoa, mixing well the aromas of the starting grapes with the spices resulting from aging in wood.
The wine is elegant and with good persistence, the mouth is soft and with a well balanced tannin, with a pleasantly almond aftertaste and fruit jam.
HOW TO ENJOY IT AT THE BEST
The Xsperienza playlist dedicated to the Langhe Rosso DOC “Giotto” wine correlated with the video recipe of Chef Giulia Burdet.