Barbaresco Merruzzano Docg
Merruzzano is the second Me.GA by extension of the Barbaresco appellation. It reveals fine and noble tannins starting in its youth; it is marketed 3 years after the harvest.
Grape variety: Nebbiolo, Lampia sub-variety
Grapes origin: Merruzzano vineyard in Treiso (380/400 m asl).
Exposed to South and South East, with Guyot pruning (9-10 buds / vine)
Strains / Ha: 4500
Quantity of grapes / HA: 45/50 q / Ha
First planting year: 1992
Soft pressing, maceration with the skins for about 20-25 days in vats that allow for temperature control.
After racking, the wine is decanted into French oak tonneaux with a capacity of 500 liters where it matures for 10-15 months. 20% new wood.
Subsequently it refines for 4-6 months in the bottle before being put on the market.
300 bottles of 0.375 L
18000 bottles of 0.75 L
1000 Magnum of 1,5L
300 bottles of 3L
Parcella Merruzzano 2
Parcella Merruzzano Sud
Parcella Merruzzano Settevie
In the Cru Merruzzano we are owners of 4 parcels named as follows:
Planting year 2010 and 2014
Planting year 2005
Planting year 2010 and 2018
Merruzzano Vigna Grande
Planted in 1992