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2008 Ettore Germano Barolo Cerretta

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In 1990, Sergio Germano returned from oenology school to his family's six hectares in Serralunga d'Alba. As a fourth-generation wine grower - in a part of Barolo where most farmers sold their grapes to Fontanafredda, the largest n├ęgociant in the region - Sergio moved their entire production to estate vinification and bottling within two years. Sergio's two hectare in the Cru Cerretta proper are rich in dense clay that produces intense, black fruit and fine-grained tannins. Two years in smaller barrels further tames the wine and help hint at the tobacco, fennel and truffle to come. Excellent with game, hard cheeses and, of course, truffle dishes.
-- Brian Healy, Moore Brothers Wine Company, January 2, 2014


Ettore Germano Barolo Cerretta
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SKU# G0708

Winery: Ettore Germano
Style: Red Wine
Varietal: Nebbiolo
Region: Piedmont

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