Picotener Nebbiolo DOCG - Enrico Serafino

Picotener Nebbiolo DOCG - Enrico Serafino

Regular price $39.95
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Supplier: Enrico Serafino

Made in: Piemonte, Italy 

This is Enrico Serafino's exciting rediscovery of an old, almost lost sub-variety of Nebbiolo called Picotener. And what an exciting find! Deeply coloured with firm tannins and a real spicy quality.

Drinking window: 2019-2025.

Score - 92. (Susan Hulme, MW, decanter.com, March 29, 2019)

Colour: Brilliant ruby red with violet and purple hues.

Nose: Intense, elegant and complex with floral notes of rose and violet. Fruity with scents of cherry and plum, typical fine spicy aromas.

Palate:  Aromas of spice, black cherry and blue flowers, with very good concentration of flavours: contrasting notes of ripe black cherry, bitter cherry and dark chocolate. Seductive texture with firm but fine tannins.

Serving: 16 - 18 °C

Cellaring: 5 - 7 years

Food Pairing: Picotener Nebbiolo Serafino pairs with pasta, soup, meats, seasonal dishes and medium-aged cheeses.

Serving Temperature: 18° C (64° F)

Alcohol by Volume: 14% Vol