Valtellina Superiore Grumello Nino Negri 2019

The Valtellina Superiore Grumello by Nino Negri is an intense red wine, fresh and pleasantly tannic, obtained from Nebbiolo vines rooted on the steep slopes near Castel Grumello. It exudes aromas of wild berries, aromatic herbs, mineral essences and intense spicy sensations. On the palate it reveals a fresh, intense and pleasantly tannic texture, with a long spicy epilogue

11.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Valtellina Superiore DOCG

Grape varieties

Nebbiolo (Chiavennasca) 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Lombardy (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

From terraced vineyards on steep slopes below Castel Grumello on soils rich in rock

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in steel at controlled temperature

Aging

12 months in Slavonian and French oak barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied red wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

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 for 3-4 years

RED WINE VALTELLINA SUPERIORE GRUMELLO NINO NEGRI 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Concentrated red ruby

Scent Notes of wild berries, mountain flowers, light mineral essences and intense spiciness with toasted hints

Taste Good structure and intensity, pleasant freshness, strong and dense tannic texture

producer: Nino Negri

Main wines
Sforzato, Valtellina Superiore, Grumello, Sassella, Inferno
Foundation year
1897
Hectares of vineyards
160
Annual production
700.000 bt
Enologist
Casimiro Maule, Danilo Crocco
Address
Nino Negri, Via Ghibellini, 43 - 23030 Chiuro (SO)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese