Barolo 'Brunate' Ceretto 2017

Barolo "Brunate" by Ceretto is a noble and fine red wine from vineyards located up to 400 meters above sea level and aged 24 months in tonneau and oak casks. Fruity, balsamic, spicy and ethereal. Extraordinary elegance, structure, freshness and persistence

110.10 €
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

40 years old vines on sandy soils with marle of S. Agata Fossils at 230-400 meters above sea level, South/South-East facing. Grown organically

Vinification

Spontaneous fermentation and maceration in steel vats

Aging

24 months in tonneau and oak casks, 12 months in bottle

Production philosophy

Organic, Indigenous yeasts, Independent Winegrowners,

Additional notes

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

Awards and accolades

Robert Parker
2016
97 / 100
Vitae AIS
2016
James Suckling
2016
95 / 100
Veronelli
2016
93 / 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 rest in a decanter 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

Wait

Wine with a great longevity, already remarkable if you drink it now, but we suggest to let it rest in your cellar to best appreciate the great qualities that will mature over time

You can cellar it even for more than 10 years

RED WINE BAROLO 'BRUNATE' CERETTO 2017 DESCRIPTION

Colour Dense ruby ​​red with garnet reflections

Scent Ripe fruity, cherry and strawberry jam, violet, eucalyptus, liquorice, nutmeg and powder notes

Taste Wide, deep, fine, fresh, thick tannins and long finish

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

  • Blue Cheese
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese