Deltetto I Lioni Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC 2018

Producer: Deltetto

Since the late 1800’s the Deltetto family has been growing grapes in Piedmont and have a strong local connection to the Roero region and the comune of Canale. Since 1953 they have been producing wine in the region and are one of the few ‘historic producers’ who are permitted to make Barolo outside of the geographic DOCG boundries.

Vintage: 2018
Production Area: Alba, Piedmonte
Type: Red Table Wine
Alcohol: 14.5%
Sugar: .63g/l
Grape Varieties: Nebbiolo-100
Color: Light ruby red.
Aroma: Juicy red fruit, violets and spice.
Taste: Bright red fruit and spice are nicely balanced by cranberry-like acidity and fine drying tannin with a medium-long finish.
Cellaring Potential: 3-10 years.
Food Matching: Wide variety of dishes, including cured meat, cheese, game, mushroom risotto or even pizza. Serve at 18C.
Vinification: Stainless steel
Aging: 12 months in large oak casks