Bruno Giacosa AA Falletto Barolo Vigna Le Rocche Riserva DOCG 2012
Purchased in 1980, the Falletto estate is comprised of 13 hectares (32 acres) in the commune of Serralunga d’Alba. Considered by Bruno Giacosa as the best area for producing elegant and long-lived Barolos, the Falletto vineyard is southwest facing on steep slopes of calcareaous clay soils in an amphitheater shape.
Style Notes :
- Variety: Nebbiolo
- Origin: Italy
- Locality: Barolo
Tasting Notes :
Red garnet color with orange glints. Elegant and refined on the nose with notes of mature red fruit, rose petal and dried flowers. On the palate, the wine showcases a silky texture, full body, good acidity and velvety tannins.