SUS BEL

Brachetto d’Acqui DOCG sus bel

Tasting Notes

Brachetto d’Acqui is a fragrant and aromatic wine with colors and a bouquet that is reminiscent of the petals of a red rose. To the palate it comes across as being sweet, fresh, delicate and slightly tannic. Unique, one of a kind.Fantastic with strawberries, dry pastries and desserts.

Basic information

Product name: SUSBELGrape variety: BrachettoDenomination: Brachetto d’AcquiAppellation: DOCGColor: redTypology: sweet-bubblyTown/Region: Nizza Monferrato / Piedmont / ItalyVintage: 2019Alc. vol.: 6,2 %Residual Sugar: 116 g/lNumber of bottles produced: 1,400

Wine making

Method: the grapes are crushed and destemmed; they are then left to macerate for 4 days until the wine reaches 2/3 % alc. vol. so as to extract color and sweet tannins. The wine is then filtered to stop fermentation. Subsequently ?the ‘froth capture’ is carried out until the alcohol reaches roughly 6 % in vol.Temperature: 18/20°CDuration: 3/5 daysMalolactic fermentation: noMinimum length of time in bottles: 1 month

Bottle

Empty bottle weight: 500 grAging potential: 2 yearsCork size: 26×44Cork material: corkType of bottle: traditional Burgundy

Grape variety

% Grapes / Vine: brachetto 100%Soil: clayishExposure: south – eastAgricultural method: traditionalYear planted: 1998Type of harvest: manual

Chemical analysis

Dry extract [g/l]: 28,8Total acidity [g/l in tartaric acid]: 6,10Volatile acidity [g/l in acetic acid]: 0,30Total SO2 [mg/l]: 97