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Matteo Correggia, Roero Arneis — 2020

About the Wine:
Arneis is hard to lock down a typical profile, but this one beholds stone-fruit and citrus peel such as orange! It has only been over the past 20 years that Arneis has been building a reputable reputation.
About the Producer:
Sadly, winemaker Matteo passed away just as he hit the limelight. His wife, Ornella took over with help of Giorgio Rivetti of La Spinetta. The estate focuses on natural and sustainable techniques and only use manure as fertilizer with grass clippings as cover. SO2 is used but in a limited quantity. 
Technical Info:
Varietal: 100% Arneis
Production: 48.000 bottles
Soil: fine sand, low % of silt and clay
Exposure and altitude: various – 280/230 m above sea level
Harvest: manual, at the beginning of September
Training system: vertical trellised
Pruning: Guyot
Planting Density: 4800-5000 plants/ha
Yield: 70 hl/ha
Vinification: 70% light pressing, fermentation in stainless steel at controlled temperature, protection from hoxygen; 30% maceration; fermentation in stainless steel vats
Aging: at least 4 months in stainless steel vats
Serving temperature: 10-12°