Deep garnet red colour. Scents of red berries, tobacco, pepper and white flowers. Entry is full and enveloping with soft tannins typical of the Cerretta Indication. Leaves the mouth clean with a persistent, rich aftertaste.
(Garesio) Barolo Docg Cerretta 2013
- Grape variety: 100% NebbioloVineyards: Serralunga d’Alba, our own vineyards adjacent to the wineryand within the Cerretta Additional Geographical Indication. Yield aftercareful thinning out, not more than 65 quintals per hectare.
Type of soil: part of the Lequio formation with white clay interspersedwith layers of limestone sand.Ageing: in large Austrian oak barrels for 24 months. Further ageing in thebottle for about 7 months before going on sale.
Production: 5,680 bottles - 500 Magnum 1.5 LOther formats available: Magnum 3 L - Magnum 5 LServing temperature: 18°-20° CFood pairings: very suited to robust dishes such as roasts, braises, beefstews and with aged hard cheeses. Also goes well with truffle dishes.