Einaudi Barolo “Ludo” DOCG
100% Nebbiolo. Einaudi Barolo “Ludo” DOCG is brilliant garnet with amber highlights. The nose has notes of red berry, tobacco and spices, the wine is full-bodied with a long velvety finish.
“Only with the care and passion that Einaudi takes in the vineyards, can we grow grapes that are healthy and of high quality which, in turn, are used to produce high-quality wines that will cellar well.”
Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo
Vineyards: From vineyards in Cannubi, Terlo, Monvigliero, and Bussia
Altitude: 220-305 meters (721-1,000 feet above sea level
Soil: Calcareous marl
Vine Training: Guyot
Vine Age: Planted between 1967 and 2002
Time of Harvest: Mid to late October
Vine Density: 4,800-5,000 plants per hectare
Total Production: 11,000 bottles
Vinification Process: The grapes are fermented with select added yeast and undergo maceration on the skins and seeds for 16 days.
Aging Process: 50% of the wine is aged in large barrels right away and for 30 months; the other half stays in barriques for 18 months and then moves to large barrels for 12 more months. After blending and bottling, the wine ages in the bottle for 8-9 months.
Alcohol Content: 14.00%
Winemaker: Giuseppe Caviola
Cellaring: Up to 20 years
|Dimensions||10.4 × 13.6 × 13.0 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 12 bottles per case