Wine "Massolino" Vigna Rionda Riserva X Anni, Barolo DOCG, 2006, 1.5 L
Reviews of purchase "Massolino" Vigna Rionda Riserva X Anni, Barolo DOCG, 2006, 1.5 L
Wine of bright red-pomegranate color.
A powerful, beautifully structured, rich and concentrated taste of wine reveals a generous palette of fruit shades, nuances of spices and floral touches. Silky tannins and a long aftertaste enhance the elegance of the palette.
The wine has an intense, multi-layered aroma, in which floral, fruity shades, notes of truffles, tobacco and oriental spices prevail.
Ideal addition for this wine will be dishes from game, red meat, mutton and lamb.
Vigna Rionda Riserva X Anni is an elegant sophisticated wine that over the years increasingly reveals its rich potential and guarantees unique sensations to even the most demanding connoisseurs. The first vintage saw the light in 1982, since then this wine is considered one of the best wines of the Massolino economy.
Vinya Rionda Riserva X Anni comes from the legendary vineyards "Vigna Rionda", occupying more than 2 hectares in the municipality of Serralunga d'Alba. Harvest is collected in the second half of October, berries are subjected to maceration, fermentation at controlled temperature and aging for six years. For three and a half years, the wine is aged in traditional large barrels of Slavonian oak, and the remaining two and a half years - in a bottle. After that, the wines are sent to the cellars, where they are additionally kept for another 4 years. In this way Vigna Rionda Riserva X Anni passes a ten-year period, which is reflected in its name.
Vigna Rionda - a family enterprise of the brothers Massolino, originating back in 1896, the cord was the founder of the family business, Giovanni, built his own winery in one of the most picturesque villages of Italy - Serralunga d'Alba (Piedmont). His son Giuseppe, together with his sister, Angela, greatly expanded and enlarged the production capacity of the farm. Since the early nineties of the twentieth century, the family business is managed by the grandchildren Giuseppe - Franco and Roberto, being a new and ambitious generation of winemakers. Vineyards of the economy cover 23 hectares of land, and all products are created by a single production chain: from the vine to the bottle of quality wine!