Conterno Fantino Barolo Mosconi “Vigna Ped” DOCG
100% Nebbiolo. Conterno Fantino Barolo Mosconi “Vigna Ped” DOCG is deep garnet in color, fruity bouquet recalling brushwood, berry fruit and briar rose; gorgeous structure, ripe, rich tannins; complex and austere.
“Conterno Fantino is run with the utmost respect for the Land, Tradition, and Time, in the firm belief that these values go hand-in-hand in guaranteeing wine of the highest quality.”
Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo
Vineyards: From the Mosconi cru of Monforte d’Alba
Vineyard Size: 1 hectare (2.47 acres)
Altitude: 400 meters (1,312 feet) above sea level
Soil: Calcareous marl, with a high percentage of silt and sand
Vine Training: Guyot
Vine Age: 20-60 years
Year Planted: 1960, 1999
Time of Harvest: Mid-October
Vine Density: 4,500-5,000 vines per hectare
Vine Yield: 5.5 – 6 tons per hectare
Total Production: 6,000 bottles approx
Vinification Process: The grapes undergo maceration on skins in rotating paddle fermenters for approximately 12 to 15 days.
Aging Process: The wine ages 24 months in French barrique, followed by about 12 months in the bottle.
Alcohol Content: 13.50%
Winemaker: Guido and Fabio Fantino
Cellaring: 10-20 Years
|Dimensions||7.1 × 10.0 × 12.2 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 6 bottles per case