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Valtellina Sassella Grisone

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Valtellina Sassella Grisone

This truly great mountain-produced Nebbiolo wine coming from Valtellina boasts all the great characteristics that one would expect in such a style of wine. It has a pleasing character that stimulates the palate with its balance and consistency.

Appellation: Valtellina Superiore DOCG Sassella

Type: red, dry wine

Varietal : 100% Nebbiolo

Wine Details:

Tasting Notes:
Color: garnet Bouquet: thin, ethereal, with hints of leather and tobacco. Palate: delicate and dry with velvety tannins. Food pairing: perfect with traditional Valtellina first courses and/or red meat, braised meat, game and cheeses.

Vinyard Notes:
Production area: Castione Andevenno, Sondrio, Valtellina Soil: sandy limestone  

Winemaking Notes:
Vinification: after careful harvesting by hand, fermentation takes place in small stainless steel containers. Aging: in 20-30hl French oak botti for 18 months with an additional six months in the bottle before release.