Cavallotto - 2020 Langhe Nebbiolo

2020 Langhe Nebbiolo

Variety
Nebbiolo
Region
Piemonte, Italy
Volume
750ml

The word benchmark gets a workout these days, but it’s hard not to apply it here. It comes from declassified, mostly young vine fruit, from the great Castiglione Falletto Crus of Bricco Boschis, Codana and Pernanno. Crushed roses, black cherry, apple seed, bitumen, enoki, nori. The Cavallotto family craft a set of wines that are as traditional as they are delicious. Castiglione Falletto’s sandy/calcareous clays combine with Cavallotto’s meticulous viticulture and low yields to produce wines ...Read More...

The word benchmark gets a workout these days, but it’s hard not to apply it here. It comes from declassified, mostly young vine fruit, from the great Castiglione Falletto Crus of Bricco Boschis, Codana and Pernanno. Crushed roses, black cherry, apple seed, bitumen, enoki, nori. The Cavallotto family craft a set of wines that are as traditional as they are delicious. Castiglione Falletto’s sandy/calcareous clays combine with Cavallotto’s meticulous viticulture and low yields to produce wines that offer both bewitching depth and texture as well as the classical structure that plucks away at the heartstrings of Barolo devotees. 

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