Animante with an exceptional 70 months of aging on yeasts. Disgorging takes place without any dosage. Only 580 cases are produced. The soul of Barone Pizzini and the living nature of its vineyards enhanced by a long wait in the cellar. A cuvèe whose bases wines come from vintages of particular value, suitable for making you wait to taste its essence.
Animante L.A. is an “organic wine”, the result of the choice towards processing methods, in the countryside and in the cellar, aimed at guaranteeing the maximum representation of the territory. In the vineyard only substances of natural origin are used. Biodiversity is also encouraged to allow for a balance between all forms of life, plant and animal.
DOCG (controlled and guaranteed denomination of origin)
Chardonnay, Pinot nero, Pinot bianco
25 vineyards in the municipalities of Provaglio d’Iseo, Passirano, Corte Franca, Adro
Generally of recent moraine origin, from glacial river with abundant, deep and permeable gravel structure
Type of harvest
Manual in crates
Number of plants per hectare
5.000 – 6.250
Production per hectare in kg
9,000 – 9,500 kg
Gentle pressing, fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless-steel tanks
8 months in stainless-steel tanks
Minimum aging in bottle
70 months on the lees
Culatello di Zibello, primi piatti, pesci, carni bianche and tartufo.
8 – 10 °C
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