Vineyard: Luna Matta
Region: Adelaida District, Westside Paso Robles, CA
Bottle Size: 750ml
Nebbiolo is famous for being almost impossible to make great outside of its original home, Piemonte in Northern Italy. This wine is one the exceptions to that rule. The chalky slopes of Adelaida District’s Luna Matta Vineyard have proven to be an ideal location for growing exceptional Nebbiolo. This wine shows
Date Tasted: April, 2022
Color: Brick red
Nose: Old World, tart cranberry and pomegranate and blood orange rind, floral notes, apple, rosehip, tobacco
Mouth: juicy red fruit acidity, tomato, mouthwatering with epic minerality and tannin, leather, complex and engaging finish
Decant for: An hour of decanting will allow this wine to open up nicely.
Pair with: Best enjoyed with rack of lamb, braised dishes, risotto with truffle/fungi and fatty king salmon.
Drinkability: Drink now through 2032