Domenico Clerico Barolo di Monforte d'Alba 2018
Region: Barolo, Piedmont, Italy
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: 100% Nebbiolo
Notes: Practising Organic, Vegetarian, Vegan
This Barolo is a vibrant ruby red in colour with garnet reflections. The nose delivers exceptional fruity, spicy and floral aromas. The palate is intense with sweet, silky tannins that lead to a rich, persistent finish.
Fruit for this Barolo di Monforte d'Alba is sourced from Domenico Clerico’s best vineyards in Ginestra, Mosconi and Bussia, in the region of Monforte d’Alba. The vineyards have an east/south-easterly aspect and altitudes range from 330 to 380 metres above sea level. The soils contain Marne di Sant’Agata fossil marl from the Tortonian period, and comprise of sand and clay loam with a high amount of active limestone.