Wine Marziano Abbona, "Pressenda", Barolo DOCG, 2003
The wine has an intense ruby-cherry color.
Dense, full-bodied wine, made in the traditional style of Barolo, has a stable, long taste with notes of sweet, ripe, juicy red fruit and spicy tannins.
Eucalyptus, balsamic, black cherry, tobacco and licorice - typical varietal notes of Barolo, fascination, bright and deep flavor of the wine.
The wine goes well with hearty, with red roasted meats, pasta with Bolognese sauce and mature cheeses.
Red wine monosortovoe "Pressenda" created from grapes Nebiollo growing at sites in Castellet - district in the province of Alessandria, Piedmont. Marziano Abbona winery owns in the area is small, only three hectares, the vineyard. The average age of the vines - 34 years. The density of planting - 5000 units per hectare, giving about 70 quintals of grapes per year. Fermentation takes place in rotating macerator. Aged wine in two stages: first during the year in small containers in the volume of 500 liters, and then two years in large oak barrels for a volume of 30 hectoliters. For the first time Barolo "Pressenda" was produced in 1996. Depending on the crop produces about 19,000 bottles of wine per year. Vintage 2007 is recommended to use in the period between 2013 and 2024 years.
Marciano Abbona - the legendary trading house, which dates back to 1970. Abbona winery, founded in the 20s of the last century, is renowned for its Marciano Abbona - an enterprising businessman, raised a family business to new heights.
Today, production is concentrated in the Piedmont Abbona areas Dogliani, Monforte and Novello. The total area of vineyards from which gather berries to create a surprisingly deep and sophisticated alcoholic drinks, is 103 hectares. In the manufacture of all wines participates famous oenologist Giuseppe "Beppe" Kaviola, also known as the "King of Dolcetto." It is because of the work of this talented man, all products of the winery Marziano Abbona obtained so elegant, high-quality and memorable.
Each label for wines Marziano Abbona developed an old friend of the family - Gianni Galli. Bottletop master depicts the various species of birds that inhabit the vineyards owned by the family Marciano.