AZIENDA AGRICOLA ROCCASANTA puts its roots in Perletto, which is 35 kilometers from Alba, Acqui Terme and Cairo Montenotte, in the center of the Langhe. Even though it is young, the company uses vineyard and cellar of highly professional collaborators.
The Roccasanta farm was born in January 2006, and is the result of a long work. The family owns vineyards since 1995, which has been responsible for the renewal of the plants and the variation of vines. Roccasanta wines are the summary of new technologies and organization combined with the experience of their collaborators and respect for tradition. Here we find the best Piedmontese wines. They are wines respectful of the specificity of vines and cultivation areas, harmonious, with typical scents, spontaneous color and vintage consistency.
The vineyards of the Roccasanta winery are located to the east and this allows the vines to be exposed to the sun for long stretches of the day. The vineyards are cultivated with the utmost care and respect for the environment. It must be emphasized that no toxic and harmful products are used. Knowing that vineyard activities are meticulously made, as they are considered determinants for the quality of the final product. Vinification takes place in a traditional way, with the support of the latest technologies.
CHARDONNAY LANGHE DOC
This elegant white wine is produced using the best-grain mustard obtained from the best Chardonnay Langhe grapes, vinified in white and stored at a controlled temperature of ten to twelve degrees until bottling.
DOLCETTO LANGHE DOC
The Langhe DOC of Roccasanta is a balanced and elegant wine, which happily accompanies a large amount of portions. Brilliant red with soft purple reflections, the nose features fruity notes with typical sensations of sea and mature undergrowth.
BARBERA D'ALBA DOC SUPERIORE
Barbera d'Alba doc aged for at least a year in oak barrels: The orange color is also the result of refining in wood, mindful of the nose featuring sensations of ripe red fruit and large petal flowers. In the mouth is structured, soft, with a pleasing velvety aroma.
Rose wine. Wine obtained with rosemary vinification, without any kind of maceration. For its refinement it is great with appetizers and delicate dishes.
WINES PIEDMONT PRODUCERS
For the wines with the appropriate characteristics, a refinement is made in a small wood barrel with a capacity normally ranging from 225 to 228 liters. This small barrel is named: barrique. For practical effects, the use of barrique allows to “round” the wine and stabilize it, and through micro-oxygenation, the tannins cure, producing a more pleasing and round feeling in the mouth.
Here are produced wines with typical scents, spontaneous color and vintage texture. The Dolcetto Langhe DOC is a balanced and elegant wine. Happily blends a large amount of portions. Brilliant red with soft purple reflections, the nose features fruity notes with typical sensations of more and mature undergrowth.