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Cascina del Torcc Barolo DOCG 2016 Red Italian Wine 750mL

$34.99 $29.99

This is a crazy cheap Barolo from a great vintage. Drinking really well now it is made for immediate gratification alonside: braised meats, grilled beef, lamb, duck, risotto, especially with mushrooms, hard cheeses but not too pungent.  With the great structure of the 2016’s this will also benefit nicely from some cellaring

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Description

BAROLO DOCG CASCINA DEL TORCC
Varietal: Nebbiolo
Viticulture: Growing locations: Barolo, Castiglione Falletto, Cherasco, Diano d’Alba, Grinzane Cavour, La Morra, Monforte
d’Alba, Novello, Serralunga, Verduno, Roddi.
Soil: calcareous clay  Maximum yield in grapes: 8 tons/ha

Vinification: destemming and crushing; alcoholic fermentation at a controlled temperature (28-30°C) on the
skins for a total of around 14-16 days, with targeted racking and returning maximizing the extraction of colour,
aroma and tannic structure. Following the malolactic fermentation, the wine is transferred into French and
Slavonian oak for ageing.
Malolactic fermentation: complete.

Ageing: 38 months, including at least 18 in French and Slavonian oak.

Additional information

Weight 48 oz
Dimensions 5 × 5 × 17 in
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