Roagna Barbaresco 'Paje' 2012

Varietal Nebbiolo form one of Piedmont’s top producers. Fruit comes from a less than two hectare plot in the heart of the Paje cru, known for its rich, calcareous marl soils, loaded with limestone. Fruit ferments in wood for ten days, followed by aging in large French botti for about five years. Dark fruited and full, with herbal/tobacco undertones.
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Nebbiolo

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.