Luigi Giordano Sparkling Nebbiolo Brut, Metodo Classico, Barbaresco 2014
Piedmont 100% Nebbiolo. 2 hour skin contact. Metodo Classico (Bubbles made in bottle), Brut Nature - ZERO dosage. Nebbiolo is often called "Italy's Pinot Noir" for its earthy, wild cherry, light spice, floral and age-able qualities. All applies here except the last part about aging (it's BUBBLES). Get fresh, tart plums, raspberries, red rose petals and black tea smells and flavors. Bracingly dry finish.