VARIETALS AND PERCENTAGE: dolcetto 100%
GROWING LOCATION: La Morra
AVERAGE AGE OF VINEYARDS: 40 years
POSITION: facing south-west
AVERAGE PRODUCTION/HA: 6.5 tons
COLOUR: ruby red tending to violet.
BOUQUET: invitingly winey, varietal nose.
TASTE: despite its name, which comes from the sweetness of the grape (“dolce” in Italian means sweet), the wine itself is decidedly dry, moderately crisp, and nicely bitterish. It shows hints of violets, blackberries and cherries.
GASTRONOMIC COMBINATION: it can be served throughout a meal, and is at its very best with pasta dishes and fresh cheeses.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 18-20°C Help it to develop fragrances and aromas in a large wine glass