£97.70/ 0.75 L btl
Details for Elio Altare Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco 2013
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Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco comes from one of the legendary Serralunga crus and is another gem presented to us by this winery. After 2 years of ageing in barrel, a third of which are new, the ensuing 5,000 bottles appear a lovely, deep ruby colour with garnet glints. On the nose, this is a spicy, toasty, menthol and ethereal wine; on the palate, it's rich and flavoursome, with well-balanced silkiness thanks to its masterfully-handled tannins. An opulent, refined and generous wine, with incredible fullness and complexity.
Cervo con salsa di ribes / Castelmagno / Brasato al barolo / Arrosto di manzo al ginepro
- ViewRosso granato / Consistente / Concentrato
- Bouquet:Speziato / Menta / Tostatura / Etereo
- Mouth:Ricco / Pieno / Polposo / Tannino setoso
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC
It's a far from easy challenge opting for innovation in an area strongly linked to traditional winemaking, but Elio Altare has succeeded in doing so with extraordinary mastery and exceptional charm for all of forty years. This has resulted in wines which interpret the Langhe region with great respect, a modern approach and open to experimentation, and undoubtedly among Italy's most innovative in outlook. Originating from the best Barolo crus, the Elio Altare winery present...