WS 90 Pts - Light-weight, showing rose, candied cherry, raspberry and light earth flavors. Firm and persistent, with fine length and a touch of mineral on the finish. Drink now through 2018. 800 cases imported.- Wine Spectator
WS 90 V 90 Generous fruit along with menthol, spices and hard candy, showing notable intensity while retaining an essentially mid-weight style. Strong, intense and powerful when young, complex and elegant with the ageing. Pairs well with hearty stew, wild game, roasted red meats and sharp, aged cheeses. Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo 13.70% Alc.
Barolo, Piedmont, Italy 100% Nebbiolo 14% ABV. Tasting Notes: Intense red, full, rich with berries and floral notes as well as aromas of licorice, dried herbs and spices. Solid structure and a rich softness as well as a lingering finish. Cellaring Potential:10-15 years. Food Pairing Suggestions:Perfect for roast beef, steak, risotto with mushrooms, short ribs.
The La Spinetta Langhe Nebbiolo features a beautiful, clear red color. On your palate you will experience smoke, herbs and red fruits. Tightly structured with excellent acidity, the red Italian wine would be the perfect match with wild game.