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Barolo Riserva 'Cerretta Vigna Bricco'

Barolo Riserva 'Cerretta Vigna Bricco', Altare
  • Located in Serralunga, the Cerretta vineyard plays host to some of Barlo’s greatest names, including Giacomo Conterno
  • Southern exposure
  • Grown mostly in clay
  • Yields average about 5 tons per hectare
  • Maceration at 4 to 5 days (rotary fermenters bring depth and structure)
  • Aged for two years in French barriques before resting in bottle prior to release
  • 500 cases are made annually

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Barolo
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-ALT-40-16 6/750ml
Magnum IT-ALT-40-16M 3/1500ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
97+
Date
2022-08-11

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