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Fontanafredda Barolo Serralunga d'Alba, Piedmont Italy
89 Points

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Vintage: 2019
BC: $42.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -20214
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Grown on hillside vines in Serralunga d'Alba in limestone, marl and sandy soils, this 100% Nebbiolo was aged for three years before bottling
The 250-acre Fontanafredda is the largest contiguous wine estate in Langhe, located in the cru of Serralunga d'Alba, is also the largest certified organic winery in Piedmont.
Expect a pretty nose of strawberry and roses, tealeaf and cedar with earthy undertones. It's medium-bodied with restrained tealeaf and fine spices, cedar and faint cocoa flavours the finish has notable tannic grip. Image differs from actual label.

Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Cheese - Hard/Aged, Italian Food, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2023-12-11 10:10:51.0


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