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Prunotto Dolcetto d'Alba

Wine Details

Vineyard

Prunotto

Varietal

Dolcetto

Style

Red

Region

PiedmontItaly

Wine Description

(2004 Vintage) Origin & Soil: From vineyards in the areas of Barbaresco, Treiso, Alba and Monforte. Formed originally by strong marine currents in the Miocenic era, the soil is a mixture of sand and clay. Taste: Ruby red in colour. On the nose, fragrant, fruity bouquet with hints of flowers. This is a very versatile piedmontese wine and a perfect match for a variety of dishes. Ideal serving temperature is 16°C and it is best enjoyed between 1 and 3 years from vintage date.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 136 on Aug-01
  • Wine Spectator
    (1997 Vintage) Rating: 83/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/98