Barbera Riserva Casmar DOCG
Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo
Production area: Oldest vineyards in Treiso.
Bottles produced: 3-4000 bottles / year
Vinification: Crushing and alcoholic fermentation with natural yeasts without added sulphites. Fermentation at a temperature of 30-32 ° C to facilitate the extraction of tannins and anthocyanins. Continuation of maceration with the submerged cap technique for 60-70 days, as per our traditional style. Racking with some decanting to eliminate the natural sediments, then aged in wood.
Aging: In barrels of 1,000 liters and in 500-liter tonneaux for 12 months. An additional 24 months of aging in large barrels plus further refining for 6-8 months in bottle.
Characteristics: Presents great elegance and austerity with a broad bouquet that is floral and complex. Its best expression is after 6-8 years of bottling and increases over time to 25-30 years.
Suggestions for consumption: Braised beef or rabbit, tajarin with ragu, mushroom risotto, aged cheeses.
Serving temperature: 18-19 ° C