barolorivetto

Appellation:
Grape Variety: 100% Nebbiolo
Bottle Size: 750 ml
PRICE PER BOTTLE IF PURCHASED IN A CASE (6 BOTTLES) : $60.75

MEET THE WINEMAKER: Enrico Rivetto

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Product Description


Barolo SerralungaGRAPE VARIETAL:

100% Nebbiolo. A native Piedmont grape with a late harvest period, recognized for its quality since the ancient Roman epoch.

The wine obtained is characterized by extraordinary refinement, exceptional ageing capacity and strong tannin content.

MUNICIPALITY: Serralunga d’Alba

TOTAL EXTENSION: 16,450 square metres

SELECTION IN THE VINEYARD: In stages, carried out three times in the 45 days before the start of the harvest

HARVEST: Manual

WINE MAKING: Stalk removal, pressing and room temperature maceration for 2 days. Duration of maceration in total 20 days. Controlled temperature fermentation at 28 °C.

YEASTS: Native

CLARIFICATION: Fresh egg white

FILTRATION: With inert material

AGEING: 30 months in 30 hectolitre oak barrels from Slavonia

IN-BOTTLE REFINEMENT: 10 months

SERVING TEMPERATURE: 17°C

RECOMMENDED PAIRINGS: Red meats and game

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Barolo del comune di Serralunga d’Alba DOCG

Wine Spectator 2014:

Savory licorice, balsamic and eucalyptus flavors highlight this
intense red.

Cherry and kirsch flavors emerge midpalate as this
finishes with energy and a mineral aftertaste”   93 POINTS

  • 2009 90 Wine Spectator
  • 2009 91 Wine Enthusiast
  • 2009 92 Decanter
  • 2009 90 James Suckling
  • 2009 90 Wine Advocate
  • 2008 16.5 Decanter
  • 2007 94 Wine Enthusiast