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Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 – Roagna

Roagna’s Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 is a sublime expression of Nebbiolo from the famed Barolo region. With a deep garnet hue, it unveils a complex bouquet of ripe red fruits, florals, and earthy nuances. The well-balanced palate, featuring firm tannins and vibrant acidity, ensures aging potential, promising a wine of exceptional elegance and depth.

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About this wine

The Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 by Roagna is a captivating expression of Nebbiolo, hailing from the esteemed Barolo wine region in Piedmont, Italy. Roagna, a historic family-owned winery with a legacy dating back to the early 20th century, has earned a reputation for producing wines that beautifully reflect the unique terroir of their vineyards.The 2017 vintage of Barolo DOCG Pira is a testament to Roagna’s commitment to tradition and excellence. The grapes are sourced from the Pira vineyard, a site renowned for its exceptional terroir. The Nebbiolo grapes thrive in the calcareous-clay soils of Barolo, imparting distinct characteristics to the wine.In the glass, the Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 exhibits a deep garnet hue, hinting at the wine’s concentration and aging potential. The nose is an intricate tapestry of aromas, showcasing ripe red fruits like cherry and raspberry, intertwined with floral notes of rose petals and violet. As the wine opens up, subtle hints of earth, truffle, and tar emerge, adding layers of complexity.On the palate, this Barolo reveals a harmonious balance of fruit, acidity, and tannins. The tannic structure, a hallmark of Nebbiolo, is firm yet refined, promising a wine that will evolve gracefully over time. The vibrant acidity imparts freshness, enhancing the wine’s overall elegance. Flavors of red berries persist, accompanied by nuances of licorice, leather, and a touch of minerality.The Roagna Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 is a wine that demands patience. While it can be enjoyed now, its true potential will unfold with cellaring, allowing the tannins to soften and the flavors to mature. This vintage exemplifies the longevity and age-worthiness for which Barolo is celebrated.In conclusion, Roagna’s Barolo DOCG Pira 2017 is a masterfully crafted wine that captures the essence of its terroir and the spirit of Barolo. It invites enthusiasts on a sensory journey, promising a rewarding experience for those who appreciate the finesse and complexity of traditional Barolo wines.

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