Wine Langhe Arneis "Blange" DOC, 2017
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Wine of bright straw color.
The taste of wine is harmonious, fresh and lively, filled with citrus notes.
Bouquet of the wine opens with bright aromas of apple and pear, hints of lemongrass, almonds and yeast.
Wine is the perfect accompaniment for fish dishes, salads and appetizers with seafood.
"Blange" - a refreshing fruit wine made from grapes Arneis, grown in the famous Comune: Vezza d'Alba and Castellinaldo. For the first time the wine was produced in 1985. It provided the glory Ceretto economy and has been for many years, gets high marks from the most reputable publications. Annual production of wine is more than 600 000 bottles. Vinification, which is accompanied by modern methods krioekstraktsii passes into stainless steel tanks at low temperature. All processes run the automated system. During fermentation, the wine is produced a certain amount of carbon dioxide, which compensates too low for this kind of grapes acidity. Shutter speed for a short time also takes place in stainless steel tanks.
Vineyards, who presented a wonderful wine, located in the municipalities of Alba and Vetstsa Castellinaldo at an altitude of 210-290 meters above sea level. Soil composed of 51% clay, 18% - sand, and 31% is silt. The total area is 70 hectares of vineyards and planting density - 4300 vines / ha. The exposition of the vineyards - the southern, south-western and south-east. The vines were planted in 1982, 1987 and 1996. Once in place of vineyards, from the harvest from which today produces wine "Blanzh", was a French bakery ("boulangerie"), which was baked fresh and fragrant bread. It was she who gave the name to this famous white wine from Ceretto. Label design came up with Silvio Coppola - Italian painter, who managed to create an image of the most famous white wine from Piedmont.
Ceretto Wine House is one of the most famous in Piedmont. Ceretto family began to engage in winemaking in the 30-ies of XX century, now in their possession is nine farms, which produces about 700,000 bottles of wine. Each farm has its own unique style and individual production. Wine "Blange" is made on the eponymous winery Blanzh, founded in 1985, while the first vineyard was purchased, which is grown variety Arneis. Later Ceretto family vineyards were purchased in Vetstsa Alba, where the conditions for the maturation of this rare variety. By 1987, the winery was equipped with all the necessary equipment for the production of wines of the highest quality, and in 1996 was acquired vineyards in the commune of Castellinaldo.