Aur-oura, 2015

By Rocco di Carpeneto

  • Appellation:
  • Region: Piedmont
  • Country: Italy
  • Colour: Red
  • Sweetness:
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  • Vessel type:
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • Low sulphite.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: 9 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Aur-oura is a red wine obtained from dolcetto grapes hand-picked in Gaggero vineyard – plantation year between 1970 and 1996 – with apx 45 q. per ha yield. It is vinified in stainless steel tanks, using native yeasts only and extended (2-4 weeks) maceration. Aging is done for 12 months at least mostly in concrete tanks. In the local dialect of 19th century, Aur-oura means "just now".

About Rocco di Carpeneto

Piedmont, Italy We are a boutique, strictly natural winery located in Carpeneto (Al), amidst the Alto Monferrato hills. Wine production is focused on Piedmont-native grapes (dolcetto, barbera, cortese, nebbiolo, albarossa). We are member of VinNatur, FIVI and Consorzio di Tutela dell'Ovada docg.