Serralunga 2008 Chronicle

Il San Francisco Chronicle ha ospitato nella sezione “The Chronicle Recommends”  il nostro Barolo del Comune di Serralunga 2008.

Una panoramica generale dell’annata introduce il brano e fa comprendere sin da subito la personalità del vitigno Nebbiolo e le sue capacità espressive nelle Langhe:

“…The growing season didn’t get its legs until August, at which point a dry, moderate stretch lasted until nearly November. Optimism was scarce. But if your base material was Nebbiolo, the year could be auspicious…” (read more)

L’articolo si conclude con la recensione di alcuni vini dell’annata:

“2008 Rivetto Serralunga d’Alba Barolo ($45, 14.5%): Sinio-based Enrico Rivetto taps several younger sites in nearby Serralunga for this robust, fruitier expression of that commune. An appealing touch of sweet cherry makes the wine approachable, but it still brims with quintessential conifer and tar aspects. (Importer: Better Brands Intl.)” (Read more)