Dolcetto d'Alba dei Grassi

Elio Grasso

Pronunciation
Dole-CHETT-oh dahl-baa
Year
Current
Type
Red
Winery
Elio Grasso
Region
Piemonte
Oenologist
Elio Grasso

Overview

Dolcetto vineyard is 1.5 hectares 280 metres above sea level, southeast facing on relatively loose packed calcareous soil. Guyot trained at 4,500 vines per hectare.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Dolcetto
Vinification
Fermentation for 5-6 days in stainless steel tanks with daily pumping over.
Aging
After malolactic fermentation, the wine stays in stainless steel until bottling in May
Alcohol
13%
| Appearance
Dark Garnet to deeper purple hues.
| Aroma
Berries, plums, with brigt hits of berries and cocoa.
| Taste
Soft tannins, give way to great acidity accompanied by stewed red fruits.
| Serving Suggestions
Excelelent with pizza, pasta, roasted meats and hard cheeses.

Dolcetto d'Alba dei Grassi

Suggested Retail:
$30.00
CSPC#:
708550
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6