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.

municipality Monforte d’Alba
location Bussia
altimetry hilly area from 350 to 380 meters upon the sea level
exposition south, south-west, south-east
soil type loam
grape variety Nebbiolo
surface 9 hectares
planting period from 1975 to 2001
vine breeding espalier
growth system Guyot
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