Travaglini Gattinara 2016
|Region||Italy, Piedmont, Gattinara|
Color: Deep ruby red with garnet reflections. Bouquet: Aromas of red fruit, blackberry, plum and licorice with hints of vanilla and leather. Taste: Full-bodied, with intense flavors of cherry, raspberry and spice culminating in a long and smooth finish. Serving Suggestions: Outstanding with red meat, game and hard cheeses.
The tannins sneak up on you, imparting a raspy feel on the finish, yet this offers plump cherry and strawberry fruit midpalate. Light mint and eucalyptus accents add interest. Rustic. Drink now through 2024. 180,000 cases made, 5,250 cases imported.