Inferno Valtellina Superiore "Carlo Negri" DOCG Nino Negri

Lombardy
Inferno Valtellina Superiore DOCG
2017
Sku: 1944
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 21.40 € 26.00
Shipping within Friday 27 November, if you order within 6 hours e 40 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 42.80
Purchase
-18%
3 bottles
€ 64.20
Purchase
-18%
6 bottles
€ 128.40
Purchase
-18%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
90/100
2020
4 Grappoli AIS
2017
3 viti Vitae AIS
2017

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Nino Negri
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Valtellina Superiore
Denomination:
Inferno Valtellina Superiore DOCG
Vintage:
2017
Grapes:
100% Nebbiolo
Alcohol:
13,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Roast meat, Cockerel grilled, pork knuckle baked, Sausage, Saffron risotto, Cold meats and salami, Medium-aged cheeses, Hard cheese

Descrizione vino

The Nino Negri winery of the Valtellina produces this sensational Inferno Valtellina Superiore DOCG wine made by a blend of 95% nebbiolo-chiavennasca and 5% of other local varieties. The vineyards are cultivated with the Guyot method and the density is 3500 trees per hectare on the south terraces with sandy-lime soils at 400-450 meters. The profit is 50 quintals per hectare. The maceration takes place for 6 days. After a steel resting period the wine matures in French oak barrels of 35-52 hectoliters for 20 days.

 

Characteristics of the red wine Inferno Valtellina Superiore DOCG

It has a deep and satin ruby red color almost garnet and the smell has sweet spices of cinnamon and prune jam. The taste is dry, sapid and austere but also harmonic, elegant and bitter of toasted almond. The wine is long living and structured.

 

Suggested pairings with this Nino Negri wine

It is perfect with roasted red meats, goat, game and aged cheeses. It must be served in a Balloon wine glass at 18°C and the proof is 13.3%. If right kept it can be aged up to 7 years.

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