Varietal: 100% Nebbiolo
Beverage Tasting Institute 2010 World Value Wine Challenge
Highly Recommended- Silver Medal- 89 points
Description: A garnet red with slight orange reflections, it reveals at the nose an intense, fascinating bouquet with
notes of spices, ripe fruit and aromas of wax with olive tones. The taste is rich and lasting, with
delicate tannins, licorice and pepper, matched to pleasant notes of withered violet and ripe plums.
A tangy dry-yet-fruity, medium-to-full body wine with honeyed cranberry and pomegranate notes and a crisp
chocolatey nut finish.
Food Pairing: The earthy funkiness renders it ideal for truffles, obviously also a perfect match for
braised beef in Barolo, zampone and cotechino, polenta based dishes like savory polenta e osei;
fontina based dishes like fonduta. Also, ideal with game, red meat, elaborate main courses and mature