Barolo DOCG “Leon Riserva”

Bottle producer:

rivetto

 

Colour:

Red

Bottle size

75 cL

Barolo Leon Riserva DOCG

Grape varietal

100% Nebbiolo. A native Piedmont grape with a late harvest period, recognized for its quality since the ancient Roman epoch. The wine obtained is characterized by extraordinary refinement, exceptional ageing capacity and strong tannin content.

Municipality

Serralunga d’Alba

In the cellar

After 5 years of aging, Barolo may crown itself with the title of “Reserve”. We select our Barolo Riserva from the barrels with the greatest potential for ageing and it is at its best after 15-20 years.


Yeast

Indigenous

Clarification

Gel bentonite

Ageing

40 months in big oak barrels from Slavonia or Hungary.

In-bottle refinement

24 months


Characteristics

Special selection of our Barolos that presented a high aptitude for ageing in our in-barrel tastings. A wine that expresses its best over the long term. The extra years of ageing guarantees the greater smoothness of the tannins and an intense bouquet.

Serving temperature

16° C

Pairings

Red meats, lamb, game, aged cheese, everything with truffle.
Region of origin

Product type

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