Mauro Franchino Coste della Sesia

Wine name: Coste della Sesia
Producer: Mauro Franchino
Vintage: 2014
Appellation: Coste della Sesia Doc
Grape Varieties: 85% Nebbiolo, 15% Vespolina
Vineyards: 3 ha planted in 1967 on the banks of Sesia river on very shallow soils derived from the decomposition of the porphyry of mount Rosa, with very low pH which gives the classic mineral, iron ore, rusty profile of these wines
Winemaking: manual harvest; fermented in concrete vats for about 6 days. Aged in concrete vats for 1 year and few months in bottles
Ageing: about 1 year in concrete vats
Total Production: 6000 bt
Commentary: a refreshing, spicy Nebbiolo, with mineral hints
Mauro Franchino Coste della Sesia