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Forti del Vento

Ottotori

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Type:

still wine

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Color:

red

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Appellation:

Ovada DOCG

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Region:

Italy > Piedmont

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Grape varieties

Dolcetto

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    Organic certified (USDA)
    Organic certified (Euro leaf)
    Vinnatur
    Practicing biodynamic
    No added SO2
    unfined
    unfiltered
    Hand harvest
    Native yeast
    Tasting Notes

Vineyard


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Altitude:

300m

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Exposure:

south west

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Slope:

medium

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Soil:

calcareous marl and clay

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Vineyard or specific area:

Ovada

Winemaking


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Harvest:

Unknown

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Bottling:

Unknown

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Elevage:

neutral oak

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Winemaking notes:

Natural fermentation with wild yeast. Aged a year in neutral used oak barriques, then aged in bottle before release.

Elevage details:

Aged a year in neutral used oak barriques, then aged in bottle before release.

Facts


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ABV:

14%

About Forti del Vento

Forti del Vento is an artisanal winery in Piedmont in the region of Ovada producing natural wines with minimal intervention and no additives mostly from native grapes Forti del Vento strengthened by the wind is a name inspired by the castles of the northern part of the Monferrato region in Piedmont and the winds that blow on the rolling hills of Castelletto D Orba The name is also a reflection of the strong passion that guides Marco Tacchino and Tomaso Armento lifelong friends who run the winery They are joined by Marco s life partnet Manuela who also runs a family restaurant All of them come from wine loving families and They inherited the passion from their grandparents which now guides them to farm vineyards and make wines ...

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