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E. Pira e Figli Chiara Boschis Barolo Via Nuova

Grape Varietal: 100% Nebbiolo (clones of Michet and Lampia)
Vineyard: Mosconi, Monforte d’Alba (from a single vineyard of a newly acquired property in Monforte d’Alba)  
Vine Age: 50 years
Altitude: 340 meters above sea level
Soil: Calcareous soils from the Tertiary Period – Miocene.
Harvest: mid October
Yield per acre: 450 kg/ha
Fermentation: Vinification takes place in steel tanks under temperature control with frequent pumping over and punch down
Aging: Aged in lightly toasted 30% new French oak for 24 months and one year further in the bottle prior to release 
Alcohol content: 14% alcohol by volume
Production:  4,500 750 ml bottles, 50 magnums of 1.5 L each 
Tasting Notes: Clear and lively garnet red color.  Persistent aroma with floral and fruity notes. On the palate it’s dry, fruity and harmonious, soft but stern, full of long-term persistence due to the tannins.

Awards: 95 James Suckling, 94+ Vinous Media

Formats Available: 750 ml and 1.5 L

Current Vintage: 2015
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