Bric Volta, Roero

In the year 1583 it appears in the register of possessions of Count Daniele Malabaila: “La masseria della Volta, terra aratoria, terra con viti e gerbido con la cascina dentro, coerenti le fini di San Damiano e Priocca, la qual pezza di terra con viti gionge di dentro la Gardesana sino al prato del Giardino”

 

Technical notes 
DenominationRoero DOCG
TypologyRed wine
Grape variety100% Nebbiolo
OriginRoero
Vineyard age25 years
ExposureSouth, south-west
Altitude200-250 m above sea level
Cultivation practices and treatmentsLow environmental impact and integrated farming according to EU guidelines
HarvestManual, into 18 kg boxes
Training systemGuyot Double
Wine making processSoft pressing of chosen whole bunches in temperature-controlled stainless steel
Yield per hectare80 q/ha
Ageing and maturingSteel and subsequent refinement in 5 hl barrels for 16-18 months
ColorBright garnet red
BouquetRed fruit aromas: raspberry, strawberry and blackberry that, then, grow in elegance with spices, balsamic touches and mountain herbs
TasteIn the mouth emerge the already announced red fruits. Powerful and elegant, it has a torrefied and soft tannin
Served withShown with fish in red sauce, grilled porcini mushrooms and polenta
Serving temperature16-18°