It’s the set of vineyards located in Bussia Soprana Village, in the municipality of Monforte d’Alba, of about 9 hectares. The soil is composed by light grey limy Miocene marls, it’s a loam and clay-silt soil.
Vineyards have different expositions, south, south-east and south west, age from 25 to 50 years, planting layout 2,40 * 0,90 meters, espalier vine breeding and guyot growth system. It products about 50/60 quintals of grapes per hectare. In this ensemble of vineyards we have: Vigna nuova, Punta e Navai, property vineyards located in a high demanded area from those who product Nebbiolo for Barolo. All these vineyards belongs to Bussia Soprana area, including Vigna Colonnello and Vigna Gabutti della Bussia.
|altimetry||hilly area from 350 to 380 meters upon the sea level|
|exposition||south, south-west, south-east|
|planting period||from 1975 to 2001|
|soil managing||alternating rows grassing|
|sub-row management||soil tillage|
|planting layout||2.40 * 0.90 meters|
|harvesting method and period||manually in crates, beginning of october|