The wine

Made from our very own Nebbiolo grapes harvested from the ventilated and sunny area of Sassella, with its tiny plots on bare rock, Sassella is our rich and structured red wine.

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Tasting Notes Ruby red tending towards garnet; characteristic hints of small fruits like raspberry, as well as violet and dog rose; on the palate it is dry and austere, with just the right amount of tannicity, robust, with typical hazelnut and dried plum hints

Serving suggestions

Ideal served with pasta and first courses, meats and cheeses

La Gatta
Valtellina Superiore DOCG

Sassella 2018

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WG004
Red Wine
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The vintage

A memorable year due to a mild and rainy spring that gave rise to a perfect growth cycle, followed by a dry summer that enabled the healthy and excellent ripening of grapes. Under such circumstances, agronomic interventions and phytosanitary protection implemented in the autumn led to results that surpassed all expectations, culminating in what could be defined as one of the best vintages of the century.

Terrain Composition

Sandy clay, poor in humus and highly permeable. All these factors are favourable for aromas and preservation

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Brand La Gatta
Vintage 2018
Type Red Wine
Ageing Obtained in oak barrels for a minimum of 12 months
Appellation Valtellina Superiore DOCG
Alcohol Content 13.00 % vol
Grape Blend Nebbiolo
Longevity 6/8 Years

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