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2012 La Spinetta Langhe Nebbiolo

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Top notch nebbiolo out of Piedmonte can get up there in price, so if you haven’t tried it yet, this is a good place to start. It's a medium-bodied, fragrant wine that shows spicy red and dark berries on the nose, along with rose florals and a touch of earthy tarmac. The palate is quite elegant, with a solid but approachable line of tannins, a generous lick of toasty oak, and a cherry and savoury finish. Try it with duck, or a lamb hotpot.

Winemaker's Notes

Appearance: Typical light red of Nebbiolo

Nose: Musky aromas of strawberry, tobacco and wild herbs

Palate: Sweet and spicy in the mouth, with good grip and firm acidity to the flavors of strawberry and mint, aromatic and elegant

Food: Ideal with grilled food, sauced and roasted red meat and wild game

Cellaring: 15 years

Alcohol: 14%

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