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Nebbiolo Wine Details
Price: $40.00 per bottle

Description: This wine, made from the ancient Nebbiolo grape, is recognized as the "King of Wines" and the "Wine of Kings". This is a robust wine with hints of red cherry, raspberry, and dark chocolate. Firm tannins and balanced acidity marry to add great dimension to this very unique wine.

Varietal Definition
The red grape of Barolo and Barbaresco from the Piedmont region of Northwest Italy. Named after the word 'nebbia', or fog in Italian, which rises around the hills of Alba, the famous truffle countryside. It is noted for its high acidity and 'mouth puckering' tannins and its distinct bouquet of black cherries, liquorice and leather. A top Barolo will take years to soften but when mature will evolve the vegetal, gamy characteristics for which this Italian classic is famous. The colour on ageing Nebbiolo wines fades rapidly to form a distinctive brownish rim.


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