Garrone Prunent Valli Ossolane Superiore DOC 2013
Italy Val d Ossola Prünent is the original wine of the valley and its presence in Ossola was first documented in 1309. It is a clone of Nebbiolo, well suited for mountain vineyards. Its color is ruby with hints of garnet and has a complex aroma of flora & vanilla. Its good structure and dry savory tannins leave a pleasant, slightly persistent aftertaste in the mouth.
12 months in small oak barrels, where it also performs malolactic fermentation. Then at least one year in bottle. Cellar potential: optimal now thru 2020.
The grapes are pressed and fermented on the skins for at least 7 days in stainless steel tanks a maximum temperature of 25 ° C. Oak barrels (50% new, 50% one year) rest 12 months.
Farming Standard: traditional
Food Pairing Notes
Pairs well with hearty main dishes of meat, wild game and aged cheeses.