The Arneis grapes for Le Madri come from Roero, a small hillside area on the left bank of the Tanaro River, directly across from the Barbaresco zone on the right bank. The soil is rich in calcareous marl and sand with traces of clay, with very good drainage. Fruit is hand harvested and soft pressed, then undergoes controlled temperature fermentation to maintain the aromas. The wine spends three months on fine lees within stainless steel vats.

Harvest Note
The 2022 vintage was a challenging one. Overall it was warm and dry, with high temperatures and a long summer with scarce rain. The water shortage was so severe that the Regione Piemonte issued a waiver to allow vineyard irrigation. Harvest was an early one, with grapes that revealed excellent qualities.
Tasting Note
Intense straw yellow with brilliant green hues, this white wine presents notes of peach, tropical fruits, and acacia flower with an enjoyable savory finish.
Food Pairing
Vegetable-based risotto and pastas, seafood
Technical Data
GRAPES: 100% Arneis
PH: 3.2
ACIDITY: 5.9 g/l
ABV: 12.5
AGING: 3 months on fine lees in stainless steel vats
Unique Selling Points
  • An intensely aromatic Arneis from the classic growing zone in Piedmont
  • Unoaked to showcase the varietal aromas
  • Hand-harvested

About the Grape

Arneis has a light, clean, spring flower character and good acidity. Arneis wines are usually charming, with aromas and flavors of citrus, peach and almonds.
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