Pinot Nero

Paolo Saracco

Pronunciation
PEA-no Nair-oh
Year
Current Vintage
Type
Red
Winery
Paolo Saracco
Region
Piemonte
Oenologist
Paolo Saracco

Overview

The Saracco winery is located in the picturesque village of Casilglione Tinella. Casiglione Tinella is located uniquely in the heart of the Piedmont Region called the Langhe which is famous for great wine and incredible cuisine; between two of the most well known towns in the Piedmont: Alba and San Stefano Belbo. Grapes were first cultivated in the hills surrounding Castiglione Tinella in the 1600's. Grown in the nearby Monferrato ridge this Pinot Noir in fruity and complex yet soft and round with a long aftertaste.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Pinot Nero
Vinification
In steel tanks, refining partially in 225 barriques then in big barrell after 12 months
Aging
6 months in bottles before releasing
Alcohol
13.5%
| Appearance
Ruby red
| Aroma
Typical pinot noir with aromas of red and black berries with a hint of vanilla
| Taste
Fruity and complex, soft and round with very long aftertaste
| Serving Suggestions
Delicate meat dishes, duck and pheasant, and semi-ripened cheeses.

Pinot Nero

Suggested Retail:
$53.00
CSPC#:
731274
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12