Colli Tortonesi Barbera Doc Territorio 2018 - Mariotto
TheTortonesi Hills Barbera Territoryit's aRed wineproduced by Claudio Mariotto with the intention oftellthetraditionsof the Tortona hinterland: here, in the localityVho, is based therecellarof winemakingand part of the owned vineyards.
"Territory" it's abarberabluntvinifiedAndrefinedwith the concept ofsafeguardthefruitand therefore thefreshnessAnddrinkabilityof the grape variety, choosing accordingly ofdo not weigh down the winewith aging in wooden barrels, preferring the steel tanks.
This barbera is aconvivial sipsuitable fordailybut without losinginterestAndcomplexityabove allin perfumes.
Furthermore, with thepossibility of aging, I suggest you take a box of three bottles - maybe 6 better - so you can have a couple of bowlsforget themfor some time:they will be a nice surprise.
Why you should drink it
Territoryit's aRedpleasantAndcarefree, I recommend it for the mostdisparateoccasions: for sureyou will never go wrongwith a bottle on the table for friends, it's aRedthat tells thetraditionItalian, of wines that in thesimplicityand inconvivialityfind theown size.
When to uncork it
When you have just returned from vacation, on vacation who knows where, and you can't help but think aboutconvivial moments, at theparty, atdrunk. Call them that same eveningfriends: a bottle ofTerritory, a slice of bread and raw sausage at will. TheParadisefor eachloverof thebe in company.
How to drink it
Territoryby Claudio Mariotto is aconvivial redfromdrinkinginharmony: the important thing is to always have itwithin reach of a corkscrew, the cellar may already be too far away.
Vinification and Aging
Thegrapesthey come fromvineyardswhich have approx30 years of age, grown in theareaOfVhoAndSarezzano. Therefermentationtakes place insteelwith amacerationon the skins of oneten days. The winerests in steela few months before being bottled.
The Colli Tortonesi denomination is made up of thirty municipalities located in the southeastern part of Piedmont, all having a common denominator: thegeological predispositionAndclimaticto host aviticultureOfhigh quality.
Characteristicof allwinesfrom theColli Tortonesi DOCand themarkedflavor, due to the clayey-marly soils, which they transfer tograpesand consequently alwinego up, givingunique features. The wines obtained, thanks to their particular minerality, present strongpredisposition to aging, even in the case ofwhites.
The vineyards are located at about 300 meters above sea level on the Tortona Hills, on soils made up of clay and sand.
- village: Italy
- region: Piedmont
- Grape variety: Barbera
- Degrees: 14.0
- Format: 0.75
- Name: DOC
- Year: 2018
- Philosophy: Wine craftsman
- Typology: Barbera
- Colour: Red
- When to drink it: Grilling (very hard)
- Peculiarities: Artisan
- Reference: 721310
- Allergeni: Solfiti