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Valtellina Superiore Grumello 'Rocca de Piro', ARPEPE

Valtellina Superiore Grumello 'Rocca de Piro', ARPEPE
  • 100% Chiavennasca (Nebbiolo)
  • 50-100-year-old vines
  • From Buon Consiglio and San Antonio single vineyards in the Grumello subzone
  • 350-500 meters
  • Southern exposure
  • 110-day maceration
  • Aged 18 months in 50HL untoasted casks
  • Rests 24 months in bottle prior to release
  • 2,600 bottles produced annually
Producer:
Vintage:
2015
Country:
Italy
Region:
Lombardia
Appellation:
Valtellina
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate

Score:
93
Date:
2021-02-26

Wine Enthusiast

Score:
92
Date:
2020-10-01
Review:
Initially shy, the subtle nose eventually reveals new leather, Alpine herb and wild berry. The savory palate has an understated elegance, offering Marasca cherry, pomegranate and graphite alongside refined tannins. Drink through 2027.