This wine is dedicated to Alfonso, or Funsu in Piemontese, father of Angelo – a virtuous farmer, faithful to his land.
Appellation: Langhe Nebbiolo DOC
Type: Red, dry
Varietal: 100% Nebbiolo
Color: Ruby red with garnet edges.
Bouquet: Floral with dry cherry, and hints of violet and rose.
Taste: The light tannins envelop the mouth in a delicate and elegant way. An approachable Nebbiolo wine, very characteristic of the Roero region. Balance and harmony and a nice, slightly tannic finish.
Serving Temperature: 14-16° C (58-60º F).
Food Pairing: Ideal with typical Piemontese appetizers such as Tartare or Albese, vitello tonnato and Russian-style salad. Excellent with aged cheeses, grilled or well-seasoned red meats and game.