Costa Di Bussia Barolo Riserva 2013
Since 1988 Costa di Bussia winery and vineyards have been owned and managed by the Sartirano family. The Estate is located in the Bussia region of Piemonte, near the village of Monforte d'Alba. The Estate includes the famous vineyard of Campo del Buoi and Campo del Gatto; 15 hectares of vineyards that offer particular and complex wines. The Barolo Riserva offers complex aromas of crushed flowers, plums and fresh-cut Porcini with evident hints of mint. The Chardonnay is rich, elegant and long.
Vinification in small fermentation tanks, with traditional pumping over the cap of the must to delicately extract substances and tannins.Aged for a minimum of 3 years in oak casks ranging from 3,000 to 6,000 litres in size. This is followed by a further 2 years in bottle prior to release.
Complex aromas of crushed-flowers, plums and fresh porcini mushrooms with a hint of mint in the background. Full bodied, complex and long in the mouth with almost jammy fruit on the finish.
Everyday Serving Suggestion
Costa Di Bussia Barolo Riserva is best served with game, roasts, matured cheese (permigiano and pecorino.)
Bronze (DWWA 2011), Silver (IWSC 2011)
Country / Region / Appellation
IT / Piedmont / Barolo DOCG