IT-CDG-20-15

Moscato d'Asti 'Vite Vecchia', Ca d'Gal [wood case]

  • 100% Moscato Bianco di Canelli, a clone of Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains
  • From an 1 hectare parcel in Valdivilla, in Santo Stefano Belbo, the heart of Moscato country
  • 60 years old vines
  • The soil is varied but primarily sandy limestone with veins calcareous clay
  • 450-500 meters above sea level
  • Hand harvested
  • 5% of the grapes will go through a slight drying “appassimento”
  • Fermented to 5% alcohol with indigenous “uvarum” yeasts in a two-part process to preserve freshness and maintain purity of aromas
  • The bottles are placed in wooden boxes and entirely covered with river sand to mature for 48 months
  • Its drinkability continues beyond 15 years
  • 5500 bottles produced
Producer:
Vintage:
2015
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Moscato d'Asti
Variety:
Moscato
Color:
White