“Blood red with ruby highlights, it has a clear-cut, intense nose with overtones of vanilla, spices, withered roses and underbrush. The palate is dry, but soft, full bodied, velvety and well balanced, and is engagingly complex throughout the lengthy finish.”
“Intense fragrance, pretty powerful, herbs, roses and undergrowth, earthy, truffle and bay leaf. The taste is dry but soft and velvety, very powerful and balanced, a beautiful length, with elegant tannins.”
“It was a birthday present for my friend.
A with a nice colour. Complex scents of chocolate and toffee. Passes easily across the palate, smooth and very nice.
The perfect wine to serve it with Faggot (food).”
“Fragrance: intense, powerful, herbs, roses and undergrowth, earthy, truffle and bay leaf. The taste is dry but velvety and soft, very powerful and balanced, a beautiful length, with fine tannins. Beautifully with beautiful meats, aged cheeses, but also delicious as wine after a nice meal!”
“Great power, concentration and well balanced ripe tannins.Fontanafredda s revival under Oscar Farinetti looks assured and this sleeping beauty of the Langhe - its vineyards are surely among the finest in the area - is now on a clear upward trajectory. It s a winery that combines this great history - Fontanafredda used to have its own bakery and school, and still preserves a great sense of community - with thoroughly modern production facilities for everything from Asti to Barolo.. Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo Region : Italy / Piemonte / Barolo d Alba DOCG Maker : Oscar Farinetti Notes : Classic dark tar and perfumed roses on the nose, light in colour but with great power, concentration and well balanced ripe tannins. This is a wine to match with rich foods and game dishes. Serve : At 14-16c with rich red meats and with medium or mature cheeses it is perfect as an after dinner wine. ABV : 14%Suitable for Vegetarians - Organic”