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Fontanafredda Langhe Dolcetto Briccotondo 2012

Fontanafredda Langhe Dolcetto Briccotondo 750ml 2012   
Sku: 1903102

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Grapes are grown mainly around the town of Alba and the villages of Treiso, La Morra and Neive in well-exposed, mid-hillside vineyards with fairly compact calcareous soils.

Tasting notes
Color - Ruby red with violet highlights Bouquet - Fruity very intense and persistent fruit aroma. Taste - Dry, well-balanced and velvety. Bright fruit flavors accented by notes of almonds.

Wine maker notes
Vines are guyot trained with plant density at 4,800 plants/ha. Hand harvested in mid-September. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats for 6-8 days at a temperature of 75-77F, followed by malolactic fermentation.

Technical notes
13% abv

Food pairing
A fine match for hot hors-d’oeuvres, pasta, vegetables and not overly-elaborate meat dishes.

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Sub-Region: Langhe
Grape Varietal: Dolcetto
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