Ghemme, Bianchi

Ghemme, Bianchi - 2012

Item # 46720 750mL
$31.96/ Single Bottle
$383.52 $345.17/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

Azienda Agricola Bianchi has been producing wines in the village of Sizzano since 1785. This traditionally styled Ghemme is made from Nebbiolo, and is held at the winery until it has aged a bit, and is ready to drink. A dry, medium-bodied red with robust structure, dark fruit, herbs, and leather. Pair with mushroom risotto.


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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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