2010 FRATELLI REVELLO BAROLO ROCCHE DELL ANNUNZIATA
$230.00

Producer: Fratelli Revello

Grape: Nebbiolo 100%

Pronunciation: “Nebi-oh-lo”

Region: Piedmont, Italy

Zone: DOCG Barolo

Producer Info: 

Carlo and Enzo Revello, who took over from their father from 1990. They specialize in their home commune of La Morra, for the production of various Dolcetto, Barbera and Nebbiolo wines, including parts of La Morra‘s most famous crus, Gattera‘, Giachini‘ and the great Rocche dell‘Annunziata‘. These are really bright, fruity and complex wines.

Tasting note:

“A clean and fresh wine with strawberry and flower character. Medium to full body, with crisp and lively character and a persistent finish. Lovely length to this. Better in 2017”- 94pt James Suckling

Growing System: Guyot

Soil Composition: Calcarous-clayey

Production:

Vinification in steel tanks with frequent pump overs for approximately 6 days in contact with skins, completion of alcoholic fermentation in steel tanks in approximately 10 days, malolactic fermentation in French barrels

Ageing in 24 months in French barrels using 50% new 50% used, bottled in the month of July of the year preceding market release. Available for sale four years after harvest, in March

Alcohol (%): 14.5%

Total Acidity (g/L): 5.1/5.8g/L