Sommarovina Sassella

Top 5% wine in the UK

Full-body red
Blend: 100% Nebbiolo

From: Italy, Valtellina Superiore Sassella Riserva DOCG
By: Mamete Prevostini

Year:  2013
ABV:  13.5%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Natural
Cellar
Organic certified
Filtered & fined
12 months in oak
High hills
Loam on Sand
Manual harvest
Taste
Colour : Medium garnet
Alcohol : Pronounced
Fruit : Inviting
Tannin : Grippy
Acidity : Bright
Body : Medium-full
Bouquet
Red cherry
Red rose petals
Red flowers
Liquorice
Almond
Food Match
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Cheese mild
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£32.99 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

The Mamete Prevostini winery situated perfectly on the northern Italian border in the heart of the Alps: a small valley with one side facing north, one facing south. Nebbiolo is only planted on south or south-west-facing slopes at an altitude somewhere between 250 and 450m.

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