Luigi Pira

Barolo 'Marenca'

Barolo 'Marenca'

Barolo Marenca Luigi Pira
  • There are just two cantinas that produce estate-bottled wine from the 6-hectare Marenca cru: Luigi Pira and Gaja. Pira has the largest holding in this cru with 2.2 hectares
  • Nebbiolo from vines planted in 1990 at 350 meters above sea level
  • Calcareous clay soils with a south-southwest exposure
  • Fermentation and maceration for 12-15 days in stainless steel
  • Aging for 24 months in a combination of small barrels and large cask, plus one year in bottle before release

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2019
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Barolo
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-LUP-22-19 12/750ml

Press & Reviews

Spectator
Score
94
Date
2023-10-11
James Suckling
Score
92
Date
2023-07-28
Vinous Media
Score
96
Date
2023-11-03
Decanter
Score
95
Date
2023-03-23
Jeb Dunnuck
Score
95
Date
2023-05-04

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