Barolo Ceretto 2018

Barolo from the historic and renowned Ceretto winery is a historic red wine of Piedmont that represents the territory and winemaking tradition of this wonderful region. It is made from pure Nebbiolo grapes harvested in the communes of La Morra, Barolo and Serralunga and aged for 12 months in tonneaux and a further 12 months in wooden barrels. The colour is bright ruby red, the nose has notes of red fruit under spirits, fresh flower petals and spices. The taste is ample, elegant, soft and very long lasting. Organic Wine

49.90 €
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

Located in the municipalities of La Morra, Barolo and Serralunga

Vinification

Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in temperature-controlled steel tanks

Aging

12 months in oak tonneaux and 12 months in wooden barrels

Production philosophy

Organic,

Additional notes

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

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2016
94 / 100
Robert Parker
2018
93 / 100
Wine Spectator
2016
92 / 100
Veronelli
2017
90 / 100
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

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 cellar it for over than 5 years

RED WINE BAROLO CERETTO 2018 DESCRIPTION

Colour Brilliant ruby red with garnet highlights

Scent Intense, enveloping, complex, hints of red fruit in alcohol blend with spicy and floral notes

Taste Ample, elegant, soft, complex and with a very 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

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese