Costa di Bussia Barolo ‘Bussia’ Monforte d’Alba | 2015
Importer Notes: Grown directly out front of the Costa di Bussia estate with exposures ranging south-west. Approachable in its its youth and the perfect intro to their perfumed and elegant Barolo’s.
Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo
Vineyard: Lower sections ( 3.5 hectares) of the Franzione Bussia Bovi vineyard within the Bussia Cru.
Vine Age: 20-30 years
Soil: Clay & sandstone.
Winemaking: 18 months aging in Slavonian oak (5000l)
Tasting Notes: Rose and spice. Silky tannins.
Pairings: Wild game, mature cheese, truffles.
Critical Acclaim: JS | 92