Travaglini Gattinara DOCG 2013, Piedmont, Italy
PRESS: James Suckling - 93. 'Beautiful freshness and poise to this Gattanara with nutmeg, dried rose petals, saffron and cinnamon. A finely constructed structure follows with velvety, steely tannins and a spiced, chewy finish.'
Producer: Travaglini Gattinara
Country Hierarchy: Piedmont, Italy
Food Suggestion: Outstanding with red meat, game and hard cheeses.
Wine Style: Red - Savory and Classic
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Winemaker Notes: Deep ruby red with garnet reflections. Aromas of red fruit, blackberry, plum and licorice with hints of vanilla and leather. Full-bodied, with intense flavors of cherry, raspberry and spice culminating in a long and smooth finish.