Wine Pio Cesare Barbaresco DOCG 2001
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Reviews of purchase Pio Cesare Barbaresco DOCG 2001
Wine dark, plum-garnet color with hints of ruby.
Wine rich, with a great structure and balance. In taste pronounced notes of dark red berries, velvety tannins and oak shade.
The wine has excellent aromatic bouquet, which combines a soft shade of rose petals, bright notes of menthol and tobacco leaf bitterness that complements the flavor of the earth.
Great wine combined with red meat, game, great cheeses.
Barbaresco - wine from the classic line of Pio Cesare economy. The grapes for the production of its exclusive rights comes from the best vineyards in the region - "Il Brick" and "San Stefanetto" that grow in the commune of Treiso. Berries are subjected to careful selection and careful spinning. Maceration and fermentation process lasts 20 days under strictly controlled temperature. Extract of wine: 35% of the wine aged for 30 months in small oak barrels (barriques) French oak, one third of which - new. The rest of the wine is aged for 3 years in oak barrels. Barbaresco wine storage capacity in 2001 is about 10-12 years.
Pio Cesare wine production was founded in 1881 in the center of Alba on the site of the old stables. For four generations, from year to year, the wines retain their high status noble beverage, are well-known and highly respected. To date, the area of vineyards, which are located in the zone of Barolo and Barbaresco, is more than 45 hectares.
Wine production deliberately limited in order to maintain high quality. Because of this, Pio Cesare can be found only in expensive restaurants, wine shops and hotels. It should be noted that the collection of grapes for their wines, winery Pio Cesare pays special attention. For its quality grapes are grown on soils without applying any fertilizer, mainly in the south-eastern part of the region, and harvested at the beginning of October. This technology allows us to achieve really high quality, deep flavor and aroma.