Barolo 'Bricco Rocche' Ceretto 2018

The Barolo “Bricco Rocche” by Ceretto is a very complex, aristocratic and elegant wine from the highest vineyard in Castiglione Falletto and aged for 24 months in oak barrels. It expresses rich and deep perfumes of wild berries jam, noble woods, humus, chocolate and sweet spices. The taste is long and juicy, characterized by a fine freshness and pleasant tannins

198.00 €
Only 2 with immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Barolo DOCG

Grape varieties

Nebbiolo 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Piedmont (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

From 1 ha of Ceretto family in Bricco Rocche cru at 350-370 m above sea level, faced to South-West and South-East. Biodynamic farming

Vinification

Fermentation in steel tanks

Aging

24 months in tonneau and in big oak barrels

Production philosophy

Organic, Indigenous yeasts, Independent Winegrowners,

Additional notes

Contains sulfites , da agricoltura Italia o EU , Codice Operatore nr. 2378

Awards and accolades

Antonio Galloni
2016
96 / 100
Robert Parker
2018
94 / 100
Wine Enthusiast
2015
94 / 100
Bibenda
2016
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 1 or 2 hours before serving
Glass
Ballon
Ballon

Perfect for robust, full-bodied and intense red wines, which require intense oxygenation to disclose all their deep and complex aromas and enhance the evolution in the glass

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it over 10 years

RED WINE BAROLO 'BRICCO ROCCHE' CERETTO 2018 DESCRIPTION

Colour Garnet red

Scent Intense and aristocratic, with notes of roses, cherries, wild berries in jam, noble woods, humus and sweet spices

Taste Vigorous, intense, elegant and very long, with a juicy frseshness and a fine tannic frame

producer: Ceretto

Main wines
Barolo, Barbaresco, Nebbiolo, Barbera, Arneis
Foundation year
1937
Hectares of vineyards
160
Annual production
950.000 bt
Enologist
Alessandro Ceretto
Address
Strada Provinciale Alba/Barolo Località San Cassiano, 34 - 12051 Alba (CN)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese