Barolo "Meriame", Sukula

Barolo "Meriame", Sukula - 2010

Item # 41613 750mL
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Color
Red
Vintage
Country
Region
Sub-Region
Appellation/Village
Serralunga d`Alba
Producer
Grape Variety

Tasting Notes

Azienda Agricola Sukula is a family-run, artisanal wine estate located in the medieval village of Serralunga d’Alba in Piedmont, Italy. This is an incredible Barolo, crafted meticulously and clearly a wine that can age well over a decade. Meriame is winemaker Riikka Sukula's top Cru. This bottle is structured, giving with floral and spiced aromas. Winemaker Riikka Sukula originally hails from Finland, but fell in love with Piedmont and it’s famous wines when she traveled to the region on a wine purchasing trip for her Finnish import company. Riikka’s story is one of romance and dreams fulfilled.


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Piedmont

The most famous grape in Piedmont is the noble Nebbiolo, which makes the long-lived Barolo and Barbaresco. There are plenty of Nebbiolo-based wines that are quite enjoyable in their youth, however, often produced in smaller, lesser-known regions such as Ghemme or Gattinara. Several other Piedmontese grapes make striking and delicious wines: Pelaverga produces light-colored reds with distinctive...

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