Pio Cesare L'Altro Chardonnay 2016. Langhe DOC, Italy

“L’Altro” is the Italian version for “the other”. We called it “L’Altro” in order to distinguish it from the other Chardonnay, Piodilei. Very fresh, fruity, spicy, with great minerality and a slight of vanilla note with a fragrant and ripe rich fruit. Grape variety: Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc in small part. Vineyards: “From our Family owned vineyards in the Barbaresco region in Treiso (Cascina Il Bricco), in the Barolo area in Serralunga d’Alba (Colombaro Vineyards) and in Trezzo Tinella (Bossania Vineyards).” Vinification: In stainless steel and in barriques in small part. Ageing: In stainless steel tanks with extensive lees contact.