2017 Nino Negri Le Tense, Sassella Valtellina Superiore DOCG Italian Red Wine

NINO NEGRI Le Tense - It is made from the sub- zone of Sassella from Nebbiolo-Chiavennasca grapes that are well natured giving it a tense wine that means well guarded. It is tasty on the palate with a smooth flavour with persistent spices that create a long aftertaste. Colour; Dark vivid ruby Nose; Has a persuasive raspberry jam and complex collection of with rose and ripe cherries Food Match; Lamb, game meat, matured cheese and red meat Vinification; The grapes are harvested by hand and placed in boxes and dried naturally. They are then in maceration for 4 days after a stay in stainless steel then they are transferred to used oak barrels Ageing; Well stored horizontally for 5-7 years in bottle

Producer: Nino Negri

Vintage: 2017

Name: Le Tense

Appellation: Sassella Valtellina Superiore

Designation: DOCG

Varietal: Chiavennasca (Nebbiolo)

Region: Lombardy

Province: Sondrio

Town: Chiuro

Volume (mL): 750

Bottels Per Box: 6 Bottles

Vintage listed and/or pictured may vary from supplied item

$51.00