Magnum Barolo DOCG Monfalletto, Cordero di Montezemolo
Magnum Barolo DOCG Monfalletto, Cordero di Montezemolo
Leans toward the herbal side, with sage, eucalyptus and juniper flavors. Showcases dense, grainy tannins, yet this is long and fresh on the finish. Decant. Best from 2018 through 2030.

Country and Region: Italy,Piedmont

Classification: DOCG

Producer: Cordero di Montezemolo

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Nebbiolo

Vinification: The grapes are hand harvested from a careful selection of individual Monfalletto vineyards. The vines are aged between 20 and 40 years. Maceration takes 4 to 5 days in stainless steel tanks, followed by fermentation for 10 to 12 days. The wine is then transferred to barrels of different sizes and types and allowed to undergo malolactic fermentation until December. The wine is stored in French & Slovenian oak for a period of 18 to 22 months, followed by final blending and bottling. The wine is released after 1 year.

ABV: 14%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: James Suckling, 94 points; Wine Spectator, 90 points

Case Size: 1

Case price: £ 95.00

Bottle Price: £ 95.00