BAROLO docg BUSSIA 2008 "DARDI LE ROSE" 3 litri Jeroboam
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Yes, he speaks of “dei Colla” as winemakers since 1700, but the modern era began with Peter, class 1894, who learned the difficult art of bottle fermentation by a collaborator of the time who had been sent to France. The Colla family is one of the families that wrote the history of Piedmont. Beppe, Pietro's eldest son, in 1956 takes over the company of Cav. Prunotto e, when Piedmontese wines were still little known, makes it famous in the world. Moreover, participates in the drafting of the specifications of the Appellations of Alba wines and constantly seeks quality: it is the first in years 60 to vinify separately the grapes of the best positions and introduces in the label the word Crù.
GIVE THE ROSES: the vineyard is located in Bussia Soprana, fraction of Monforte d'Alba, Dardi sub-area, with a surface of 8 He has, of which 6 lives entirely in Nebbiolo da Barolo. The area has always been considered among the best for the production of Barolo with a good and long-lived body. This vineyard represents the constant search for quality to which Beppe Colla has dedicated his life: in 1961 Beppe was the first to write the toponym "Bussia" on the label, giving way to the enhancement of the Crus. The altitude is between 300 e i 350 m. above sea level. The glass is intense garnet bone and the nose is large and elegant with a delicately spiced bouquet of flowers., small red fruits. On the palate it is very structured, opulent, supported by soft tannins, with hints of ripe fruit and licorice. A "majestic" traditional nebbiolo with the harmony and complexity of a great orchestra! Extraordinary aging ability.