The Langhe Nebbiolo DOC by La Spinetta presents itself with a dark, almost black ruby red in the glass and reveals its expressive bouquet. The aromas of plums, blackcurrant and blueberries meet. These notes are accompanied by a hint of peppermint.
This red wine from Piedmont is full-bodied and juicy with an elegant finish. A wine with a good acidity structure and fresh, noble tannins.
Vinification for the Langhe Nebbiolo DOC of La Spinetta
This red wine made from 100% Nebbiolo was subjected to alcoholic fermentation in a Rotofermenter for 7-8 days, the malolactic fermentation took place in oak wood. The Langhe Nebbiolo was aged in French oak barrels for 12 months, then for 2 months in stainless steel tanks and then matured in the bottle for a further 12 months. Before bottling, this wine was not filtered or clarified.
Food recommendation for the Langhe Nebbiolo DOC of La Spinetta
Enjoy this dry red wine with tender pork and beef dishes, cooked meat and pan dishes or mild cheese.
Awards for Langhe Nebbiolo DOC from La Spinetta
- Robert Parker / The Wine Advocate: 90+ points (vintage 2012)
- Vinous - Antonio Galloni: 90 points (vintage 2010)
- Gambero Rosso: 1 glass (vintage 2010)
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,0|
|Sub region:||Langhe DOC (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , typical national evening , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney , Cooking with Friends , Romantic Dinner|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOC Denominazione di origine controllata|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||36|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , floral|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Food Pairing:||dark food , bright, hearty dishes|
|Glass Recommendation:||Bordeaux Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||15|
|Alcohol % ABV:||14,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||La Spinetta - Via Annunziata 17 - 14054 Castagnole delle Lanze - Italien|