, Barbaresco and Moscato are wines from which European country?
TESCO FINEST BAROLO
(PS16 TESCO) Tesco really hit the jackpot with this entry level Barolo
made by Fratelli Martini Secondo Luigi SPA.
Since 2010, the family has acquired approximately 64 hectares of land, 21 of which are under vine, divided among Serralunga d'Alba, the heart of Barolo
, Perletto in Alta Langa, Incisa Scapaccino and Castelnuovo Calcea in Monferrato.
Grapes like Barolo
and Barbaresco are served with local dishes: countless starters, homemade pasta like tajarin and ravioli al "plin", fassone tartare, PDO cheeses, desserts made with "Tonda Gentile di Langa" IGP hazelnuts and, last but not least, the Alba White Truffle.
I lean towards aged Nebbiolo such as Barbaresco or Barolo
The Tesco Finest Barolo
and Tesco Finest Amarone (PS16, were both the highest rated - and best value.
Jamie Cooks Italy C4, 8pm After serving up amazing food in the Aeolian Islands, Puglia, Naples, Basilicata, Sicily, Tuscany and Rome, the chef concludes his cookery and travel series in the Italian Alps, seeking out Piedmont's famed comfort food and its worldrenowned wines such as the rich and deep red Barolo
made from the ethereal Nebbiolo grape.
BAFFLED by the difference between a Barolo
and a Barbaresco?
Regardless of how you say it, though, it's a sturdy red grape that makes wines often described as the "Barolo
of the south".
And with the same menu, too-beef tartare with extra virgin olive oil, poached egg, handmade Piemontese ravioli, veal steak in Barolo
sauce-topped of course with the white truffle of Alba.
Falser's visit begins on May 5 with a seven course opening meal paired with a wine selected by Alessandro Vallecchi of Marchesi di Barolo
The September Wine Class and Sale will be "All Piedmontese," featuring six wines from the famous Italian region, including Olim Bauda Gavi Di Gavi 2014; Cigliuti Langhe Nebbiolo 2014; Cortese Barbaresco Rabaja 2011; and Prunotto Barolo