Dolcetto d’Alba DOC 2016 Grilli
13,5% from grapes 100% Dolcetto
year: 2016 Italy Region: Piedmont.
Vinification: to be able to get a big Dolcetto, it is necessary to make the best choice of the grapes. These arrive in the wine cellar in cassettes, you press in the way softest possible. With the start of the alcoholic fermentation it also begins the process of maceration for a period of about 6-8 days and at low temperature to extract perfumes typical of this vine. “Déléstage” are used to get wines rich in colour. Then wine passes in steel strokes where the fermentation malolattic will happen. Wine is decanted then with care and put again in the steel barrels in which it will stop for a few months. After few months wine will be bottled. It deals with a young wine to be consumed in the two following years the vintage.
Tasting notes: this wine is characterized by strong perfumes, it has a red ruby colour. To the perfume it is fragrant with signs of violet, fresh fruit and red flowers, very pleasant to the palate for her good harmony and freshness. Its fullness remains for a long time in mouth of the taster.
Special pairings: first dishes, also with fish. Serving temperature: 16-18 °C