E. Pira Barolo Via Nuova

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E. Pira Barolo Via Nuova

  • Varietal: 100% Nebbiolo (clones of Michet and Lampia).

  • Vineyards: Barolo Via Nuova: from the blend of 6 different cru located in three different villages – Barolo (Terlo – Liste), Monforte d’Alba (Ravera di Monforte – Mosconi), Serralunga d’Alba (Gabutti e Baudana)

  • Vineyard Size: Cannubi: 0.7 hectares / 1.73 acres Mosconi: 0.8 hectares / 1.98 acres Via Nuova: 2.5 hectares / 6.18 acres

  • Soil: Calcareous soils from the Tertiary Period – Miocene.

  • Altitude: 340m above sea level.

  • Exposure: South, Southeast

  • Fermentation: Steel tanks under temperature control with frequent pumping over and punch down.

  • Aging: Lightly toasted, 30% new, French oak for 24 months and one year further in the bottle prior to release