Valtellina Rosso Satiro DOC 2018 - Pietro Nera
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In the heart of Valtellina, in the town of Chiuro, stands the Pietro Nera winery, a name that evokes a winemaking tradition of over 70 years. The Valtellina Rosso Satiro DOC 2018 is a wine that embodies the passion and craftsmanship of this historic winery. Made from Nebbiolo grapes, locally known as Chiavennasca, this wine is a tribute to the heroic viticulture of Valtellina. Aged in oak barrels, the wine is best served at an ideal temperature of 14-16°C. At the eye it is of a deep ruby red color, while your nose is welcomed by a bouquet of red fruits, spices, and a touch of leather. On the palate, the wine is balanced, with silky tannins that accompany a long and pleasant finish. Ideal for pairing with aged cheeses, Valtellina salami, and red meat dishes, the Valtellina Rosso Satiro is a wine that you don't just taste; you experience it.
Denomination: Rosso di Valtellina DOC
Grape variety: Nebbiolo - Chiavennasca
Region: Lombardy (IT), Chiuro (SO)
Refinement: Oak barrels
Serving temperature: 14/16°C
Alcohol content: 12% vol.
With over 70 years of history, the Pietro Nera winery is one of the most important and prestigious wineries in Valtellina. Work in the vineyard is one of the main factors for the creation of great wines and in Valtellina there is so much work, so much so that it can be defined as heroic viticulture. Decades of tradition, combined with rigorous attention in the cellar, lead to an extraordinary result: Pietro Nera's wines.