IT-COC-20-11

Barbaresco Riserva 'Baluchin', Cocito

  • 100% Nebbiolo
  • Grown in calcareous clay/sandy soils
  • 360 to 400 meters above sea level located within the Bric Micca cru
  • “Baluchin” translates to “star” in Piedmontese, as one can see the stars from this vineyard that sits at the highest position within the cru
  • Fermentation for 7-8 days under temperature control
  • Malolactic occurs in oak
  • Aged in medium-toasted, small French oak barrels (10% new) for 20-22 months
  • 400 cases produced annually
Producer:
Vintage:
2011
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Barbaresco
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media

Score:
92
Date:
2019-11-07