Wine name: Bacuco DOC
Producer: Az. Agr. Fattoria il Gambero
Type of wine: Red Oltrepo
Grape variety: 50% Barbera, 40% Croatina, 10% Uva Rara
Pruning methods: Casarsa - Guyot
Grape harvest: Last ten days of September
Harvesting method: Manual
Vinification system: Maceration for at least 10 days with daily
pumping over and temperatures kept between 28 and 30oC.
Aging: When the malolactic fermentation is complete the wine
lies for at least 24 months of which 10/12 in sessile oak barriques
and then in bottles for another 4/6 months.
Colour: Ruby red with purple overtones.
Flavour: Complex nose, forest fruits are overlaid with vanilla and tobacco deriving from the barrels.
Characteristics: It is dry on the palate, full-bodied, slightly tannic but harmonious.
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Tasting date : 01 Oct 2008
Maturity : Mature
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