Cascina delle Rose 2017 'A Elizabeth' Dolcetto d'Alba DOC
Item Number: 12316
Sub Region: Piedmont
Appellation/AVA: Dolcetto d'Alba DOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Dolcetto
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Winemaking Notes: Fermentation occurs naturally with native yeast. The skins are submersed during fermentation via pump overs. The wine undergoes malolactic fermentation. The Dolcetto ages in stainless steel and bottle before release.
About the Name: The Dolcetto bottling is dedicated to Elizabeth, a friend of the family from San Francisco who has been helping them with the Dolcetto harvest every year since 2000.
Tasting Notes: Crisp on the palate, the Cascina dell Rose Dolcetto shows delicate aromas of wild rose, violet, cherry, and gooseberry. Cinnamon and clove peak through as well. The palate is structured with good acid and round tannins. The flavors persist on the finish. Beautiful wine!