Ai Suma

ai_suma

“Here we are. It’s the right level”; this is the meaning of the dialect term “Ai Suma”. This wine is only produced in particular favourable years which represents the “zenith” of the company.

APPELLATION: Barbera d’Asti d.o.c.g.

VARIETY: Barbera, late harvest.

VINEYARD: Rocchetta Tanaro.

VINIFICATION: temperature controlled maceration with intense cap management for 20 days.

MATURATION: 15 months in 225 lt oak barrels followed by ageing in the bottle for 12 months.

CHARACTERISTICS: very intense ruby red with purple hues. Ample, rich and complex bouquet, with intense notes of wild berries, prunes with vanilla, liquorice and cocoa. A warm mouth feel with a deep structure and at the same time elegant and sensual, harmonious and very persistent. Accompanies heavy meat dishes, roasts, also seasoned meats, game and aged cheeses.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s