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Nebbiolo

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Named for the ubiquitous autumnal fog (called nebbia in Italian), Nebbiolo is responsible for some of the most elegant and age-worthy wines in the world and is the star variety of northern Italy’s Piedmont region. Grown as well as in the neighboring Valle d’Aosta and Valtellina, it reaches its highest potential in the Piemontese villages of Barolo and Barbaresco. This finicky grape needs a very particular soil type and climate in order to thrive. Outside of Italy, growers are still very much in the experimentation stage but some success has been achieved in parts of California. Tiny amounts are produced in Washington, Virginia, Mexico and Australia.

Nebbiolo Tasting Notes

Nebbiolo is a dry red wine with velveteen tannins, mouthwatering acidity and a captivating perfume. Common characteristics of a well-made Nebbiolo wine can include roses, violets, licorice, sandalwood, spice box, smoke, potpourri, black plum, red cherry and orange peel. Light brick in color, Nebbiolo is a more powerful wine than one might expect, and its firm tannins typically need time to mellow.

Perfect Nebbiolo Food Pairings

Nebbiolo’s love affair with food starts in Piedmont, which is home to the Slow Food movement and some of Italy’s best cuisine. The region is famous for its white truffles, wild boar ragu and tajarin (a regional pasta), all perfect Nebbiolo wine foor pairings.

Sommelier Secrets for Nebbiolo

If you can’t afford to drink Barolo and Barbaresco every night, try the more wallet-friendly, earlier-drinking Langhe Nebbiolo or Nebbiolo d'Alba. Also search out the fine offerings of the nearby Roero region. North of the Langhe and Roero, find earthy and rustic versions of the variety (known here as “Spanna”) in Ghemme and Gattinara.

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    Pio Cesare Barolo 2006
    Nebbiolo from Barolo, Piedmont, Italy
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    Conterno Fantino Barolo Sori Ginestra 2006
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    Vietti Barolo Castiglione 2006
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  • Paitin Rossodella Langhe 2006 Front Label
    Paitin Rossodella Langhe 2006
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  • Cavallotto Langhe Freisa Bricco Boschis 2006 Front Label
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  • Paolo Scavino Barolo 2006 Front Label
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  • Luigi Ferrando Carema Etichetta Bianca 2006 Front Label
    Luigi Ferrando Carema Etichetta Bianca 2006
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  • Elvio Cogno Cascina Nuova Barolo 2006 Front Label
    Elvio Cogno Cascina Nuova Barolo 2006
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    Marchesi di Gresy Barbaresco Martinenga 2006
    Nebbiolo from Barbaresco, Piedmont, Italy
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    Renato Ratti Rocche dell'Annunziata Barolo 2006
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    Burlotto Barolo Vigneto Monvigliero 2006
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