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Winery Wines Files 8

1998 Langhe DOC Sperss, Piedmont, Italy

Deep and quite firm, multi-layered, somewhat warm aroma of predominantly red berries with leathery, nutty, earthy and spicy notes, some tar and tobacco. Ripe, somewhat developed, tart fruit, nutty, leathery and peppery aromas, some bite and present, fine sandy tannin, dense and persistent on the palate, good depth, nutty tones, a touch of tar and cedary nuances, a little dried-floral, lots of grip, has power and warmth, very good to long, firm, complex finish.

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Last reviewed: 24 November, 2018
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Nebbiolo 100%
Registration number: L2C12

Italy is one of the oldest wine-growing countries, with origins dating back at least to 1,000 BC. At that time, the Etruscans appeared in central Italy and settled...

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Name for the hilly landscape north and south of the city of Alba (province of Cuneo) in the Piedmont region, which is also romantically referred to as the "heart of Piedmont". It lies...

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