Langhe Nebbiolo “Prinsiòt” DOC

“Prinsiòt” is our family’s historical nickname, in Piedmontese dialect.

This wine has a precise aim: to bring out all the elegance and aromatic finesse of Nebbiolo and to ensure that the tannins are silky and balanced.

Technical Datasheet

Municipality: Verduno

Grape variety: Nebbiolo

Vineyards, Exposure and Altitude: Neirane (West, 330-400 meters), Pisapola (South/East, 280-350 meters) e Sotto Orti (West, 270-310 meters)

Average age of vines: around 10 years

Total area: about 1 hectare

Soil: limestone and silty

Harvest period and method: in the first part of October, by hand

Vine training and Density of plants: Guyot, 4.500 vines per hectare

Fermentation and Maceration: in stainless steel tanks at constant temperature of 26-27 °C (79 – 81 °F) for 7-9 days

Ageing and Fining: 6-8 months in French or Slavonian oak casks (20-40 Hl.), 2 months in stainless steel tanks and 2-3 months in bottle

Bottling period: at the beginning of the second year after the harvest

Longevity: 4-6 years

First year of production: 1964