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Pörlapà

Name

Pörlapà

Classification

Barbera d'Asti DOCG Superiore

Origins of the name

"Pörlapà!!" In the local dialect this exclamation shows admiration for something absolutely stunning. So we named our most important wine after this exclamation.

Production area

Bricco Quaglia hills in Bionzo, a small hamlet of Costigliole d'Asti.

Grape variety

Barbera 100%

Vine density

6000 per hectare

Vine age

about 35 years

Training method

Guyot

Sun exposure

south / south-east

Soil

calcareous base, mixed clay

Yield

6500 kg per hectare

Annual production (avg)

7-8000 bottles

Vinification

Thinning of the grapes at the end of July. Manual harvest, when only the best bunches are selected and collected into small wooden crates. Then grapes are gently pressed. Afterwards follows fermentation, on skins, for about 7-8 days.

Aging

in new barriques for 18 months

Color

blackish and impenetrable

Bouquet

roasted, tarry, chocolate-like, pronounced lovely ripe black fruits

Palate

ample and elegant structure, fresh and vigorous, with an impressive continuity that boasts an impeccable fusion of fruit and oak.

Average alcohol content

14,5°

Serve at

18-20 °C

Aging potential

12 - 15 years

Food pairings

This monumental wine should be served like a Barolo: with red meat and game.

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    BOERI ALFONSO S.S.

    Showroom&Sale — Via Bionzo, 2
    Cellar — Via Bricco Quaglia, 10
    14055 Costigliole d'Asti – Italia
    Tel. 333 361 7792 — Fax 0141 96 82 69
    VAT number – 01297420059