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Barale Fratelli
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Red wine 2011 Barolo DOCG Riserva Bussia, Piedmont, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 14%
Price: Up to 75.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Large wood
Registration number : #BaF-L.34614

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 4 December, 2017

DOCG area for dry red wine in the Italian region of Piedmont, named after the municipality of the same name 15 kilometres south of Alba. It was classified as DOC in 1966 and DOCG in 1980. The area covers about 1,300 hectares of vineyards with countless parcels in the Langhe mountains with the districts (or parts thereof) of Barolo, Castiglione Falletto, Cherasco, Grinziano, La Morra (by far the largest area, covering one third of the area), Monforte d'Alba, Novello Rossi, Serralunga d'Alba and Verduno. These are mainly southern locations on steep slopes. The historical core areas of Barolo, Castiglione Falletto, La Morra, Monforte and Serralunga account...

The red grape variety comes from Italy. The approximately 100 synonyms testify above all to the great age and the wide distribution of the vine. The most important of these are numerous names with Nebbiolo and supplementary names such as Nebbiolo del Piemonte, as well as Chiavennasca, Lampia, Marchesana, Martesana, Michet, Picotender, Picotendre, Picotendro, Picotèner, Picotenero, Picoutendro, Picoutendro Maschio, Picoutener, Picutener, Poctener, Pugnet, Prunent, Spana, Spana Commune, Spanna, Spanna Grossa and Vercelli. It must not be confused with the varieties Chatus (Nebbiolo di Dronero, Nebbiolo Pairolè), Croatina (Nebbiolo di...

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