Nuova Cappelletta

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Nuova Cappelletta is an organic estate focused on quality wine making and vineyard management. Also ‘Piemontese’ cattle breeding and cereal growing are carried out at the farm, as part of a sustainable farming approach. The farm is located in Vignale Monferrato, Italy, and about 30 HA (74 acres) are vineyards. Nuova Cappelletta grows grapes traditional to Piedmont, selected and improved through the years. The varieties are Grignolino, Barbera, Freisa, Nebbiolo, Cortese and Chardonnay. Only grapes from the farm’s own vineyards are used as ingredients to the DOC certified wines of Nuova Cappelletta wines. The entire estate has been certified for organic farming since 1986 and all its produce meets the Demeter standards for biodynamic agriculture.

Produced from younger vines to satisfy curiosity of consumers wanting a more immediate understanding of Barolo, this wine might be defined as a lesson in Barolo. wine is bright garnet red in color with orange tints. Pleasing and easily accessible, it offers scents of flowers and light, delicate spices. bouquet is agreeably rounded, with just right balance between pleasantness and elegance. finish is very harmonious, with long, minerally aromatics lingering on palate. Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 93.

Ruby red with garnet reflections, hints of maraschino cherries, violets and red frits. Great fineness in mouth with a tannin still young yet great quality. Long elegant and persistent. James Suckling rating: 93.

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Cascina Cappelletta n. 9
Vignale Monferrato

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