Tasting Notes: Raspberry, Herbs, Floral, Strawberry
The story of Poderi Aldo Conterno, one of the elite, historic Barolo producers, is a tale of great passion for winemaking that winds back across generations and crosses international borders. Aldo Conterno has been identified as one of the most excellent wine makers of Piedmont, and his wines distinguish themselves for simplicity and quality. His Nebbiolo wines remain firmly in the traditionalist camp.
The grapes of Romirasco come from the single vineyard of the same name in the Bussia district. The vines are up to 55 years old. Full-bodied and very powerful with elegant structure, incredible depth and crunchy tannins. Flavors of raspberry, redcurrant, strawberry, leather, licorice, rosemary, thyme, violets, and roses are complemented by balsamic notes. Pair with steak au poivre dishes with truffles, or mature cheeses.