Colombera & Garella Bramaterra 'Cascina Cottignano' 2012

Traditional, aromatic alpine Nebbiolo from the northern, aka Alto, Piemonte peppered with a little Croatina & Vespolina for added fleshy texture.
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This tartly tannic, headily fragrant, beguilingly complex king of Italian red grapes is brimming with bright fruit and earthy funk -- in versions ranging from explosive (Barolo) to ethereal (Valtellina).
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Piedmont, Italy

Northwest Italian region (Capital: Turin) that produces more truly great wines – and has more wine appellations – than any other. Barolo is the most famous of Piedmont’s many Nebbiolo-based wines.