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Grappa di Dolcetto d'Alba, Mossio (Piedmont, Italy)
Grappa di Dolcetto d'Alba
Mossio (Piedmont, Italy)
(Distiller: Distilleria Montanaro)
Raw matter: Pomace of Dolcetto
Price: € 22.00 - 70cl Score:
This grappa is colorless, transparent and crystalline. The nose reveals intense, clean, pleasing and refined aromas of cherry, raspberry, plum, violet, hazelnut and licorice with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency. In the mouth has intense flavors with almost imperceptible alcohol pungency which tends to dissolve rapidly, good correspondence to the nose, balanced sweetness, agreeable. The finis is persistent with flavors of cherry and raspberry. This grappa is produced with a steam operated discontinuous alembic still. Alcohol 43%.








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Rank Wine, Producer
1 Aglianico del Vulture La Firma 2004, Cantine del Notaio (Italy)
2 Barolo Bussia 2001, Prunotto (Italy)
3 Barolo Sorano 2004, Alario (Italy)
4 Arkezia Muffo di San Sisto 2004, Fazi Battaglia (Italy)
5 Collio Bianco Col Disôre 2004, Russiz Superiore (Italy)
6 Merlot 2004, Castello delle Regine (Italy)
7 Sagrantino di Montefalco Passito 2004, Adanti (Italy)
8 Sagrantino di Montefalco Collepiano 2003, Arnaldo Caprai (Italy)
9 Villa Gresti 2004, Tenuta San Leonardo (Italy)
10 Sangiovese di Romagna Superiore Riserva Thea 2005, Tre Monti (Italy)
11 Blanc des Rosis 2006, Schiopetto (Italy)
12 Sagrantino di Montefalco 25 Anni 2005, Arnaldo Caprai (Italy)
13 San Leonardo 2001, Tenuta San Leonardo (Italy)
14 Moscato d'Asti 2007, Vignaioli di S. Stefano (Italy)
15 Brunello di Montalcino Progetto Prime Donne 2004, Donatella Cinelli Colombini (Italy)

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