Cascina Ballarin

Langhe Bianco DOC Ballarin

Rich full bodied white

Vineyard location: La Morra and Monforte d’Alba

Altitude: 230 metres a.s.l.

Exposure: south

Vine training technique: guyot

Age of vines: 10 years

Yield per hectare: 75 quintals of grapes/ha

Soil: limestone – blue marlstone

Harvest: September

Vinification: traditional in temperature controlled tanks

Ageing: 6 months in stainless steel tanks

Further ageing: 6 months in the bottle

Deep straw yellow in colour, it is a complex wine with aromas of ripe peach, apricot and gooseberry. On the palate it is thick, rich, mouth coating, viscous, full body and low in acidity.

Vintage: 2015
Grape: Chardonnay 80%, Pinot Grigio 15%, Favorita 5%.
Region: Piemonte
Winemaker: Giorgio and Gianni Viberti
Alcohol (ABV): 13%