Piémont

Piémont

The piedmont is a region of northern Italy, the most western, second in Italy by size and fifth by the population, it is only the 7th in quantity of wine produced but their quality makes it the giant of Italian wine Piedmont has always been one of the most famous appellations in Italy with typical wines and grape varieties.

It is therefore natural that 12Bouteilles offers its selection of wines from the best winemakers in the region. Piedmont, an area first and foremost famous for its superb red wines, including the Barolo king of wines“, Barbaresco and Dolcetto d’Alba, as well as the sparkling and sweet white wine of Asti. Piedmont wines are unique. They are for the most part from local grape varieties; the noble Nebbiolo, the barbaresco or the gattinara who are all DOCG. The most popular of the red wines are the Barbera d’Alba, but also the Dolcetto d’Alba which is appreciated for its roundness, we also find the Freisa and Grignolo among the regional wines.

The king of Piedmontese wines, the Barolo is captivating, powerful and elegant, a great complex wine that you absolutely must have in your cellar. Its spicy red fruit nose and soft tannin mouth give it its unique personality. The red wines of Piedmont are powerful, from the Nebbiolo they improve in cellar for many years. Piedamont also allows you to discover wonderful white wines under names that represent a third of Piedmont’s wine production. We find among them the famous Asti, sparkling or sparkling and another star, the Gavi a dry white produced only with a local grape named Cortese. The vines are in this region subjected to a rough climate, cold and snowy winters, hot and dry summers, temperature differences are very important. It is this climate that has forged the identity of the vineyards of Piedmont, housed in the hills of Langhe and Monferrato. The winemakers in the region have taken advantage of their territory and the best winemaking techniques to create wonderful wines whose quality is no longer to prove, imposing today as essential!

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  • 19,90 € Out of stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    This Barbera d'Alba produces on the field of La Morra belonging to the famous and essential winemaker star of Piedmont Elio Altare! This Barbera is a DOC (Domain of Controlled Origin) that must meet many criteria of quality and territorial boundaries. This medium-sized wine, already ready to drink, can also be kept in the cellar for a few more years. A...

    12bouteilles' Rating
    17/20
    Parker 90

    19,90 € by 1

    18,24 € by 12

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  • 20,00 € In Stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    This Dolcetto d'Alba 2016 is a wonderfull Italian wine produced by Luigi Pira, a Piedmont winemaker who offers wines of exceptional quality at more than reasonable prices. This red wine is an area of ​​controlled origin (DOC) of the municipality of Alba, produced only on certain parcels of the highest quality. Made from 100% Dolcetto grape varieties in...

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    16,5/20

    20,00 € by 1

    18,33 € by 12

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  • 20,00 € Out of stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    The Dolcetto D'Alba by Elio Altare, a marvel, was expected no less than the most famous winemaker of all the Piedmont! This wine is a DOC (Domain of Controlled Origin), produced on the field of La Morra in the municipality of Alba. The Dolcetto d'Alba is a wine of small guard ready to drink, you can however converse in cellar two or three years. This wine...

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    16/20
    Parker 90

    20,00 € by 1

    18,33 € by 12

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  • 22,00 € In Stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    Barbera d'Alba 2015 is a great Italian red wine produced by the talented winemaker Luigi Pira. For our Team at 12bouteilles, the wines of the estate are favorites for each vintage. A beautiful discovery that we had to share! This Barbera is raised with the same care as its big brother Barolo in French wooden vats for more than 12 months in order to...

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  • 45,00 € In Stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    The Barolo Serralunga 2012 from winemaker Luigi Pira, is a jewel whose value is absolutely extraordinary for a Barolo! This red wine comes from a DOCG (Domain of Controlled Origin and Guarantee), the highest Italian qualification in wine. The name Serralunga is one of the most famous and sought-after local appellations of Barolo whose other producers are...

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    18/20
    Parker 91
    Wine Spectator 93

    45,00 € by 1

    41,25 € by 12

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  • 62,00 € In Stock
    Italy - Red Wine

    The Barolo by Elio Altare, giant among the giants of Barolo. The king of Italian wines produced by the Piedmont winemaker is simply exceptional! It is besides the opinion of the famous critic Parker which gives him the note of 92/100 for this vintage! It is a DOCG wine (Domaine d'Origine Contrôlée et Garantie), the highest quality existing in Italian...

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    18,5/20
    Parker 92

    62,00 € by 1

    56,84 € by 12

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