Barolo DOCGCerequio

Barolo DOCGCerequio

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“In reality, the first designs were truly ugly and anonymous… Yet, I had it so clear in my mind. At a certain point, i understood my mistake. I should not have worked towards a realistic representation but to a symbol. I needed to find a stylistic key and found it by observing the sketches made. The best were those in which the constructive lines overlapped the design like a cage, outlining its proportions, adding other borders to the forms”.

(Giancarlo Ferraris, label designer)

Name:Barolo DOCG

Grape variety:Nebbiolo

Municipality:La Morra, Barolo

Surface area of the vineyard:2,5 Ha

Soil:Calcareous marl clay of sedimentary marine origine from the Tortonian period (9 million years ago). Characterised by a basic pH, poor in organic matter, but rich in microelements such as magnesium and manganese, in particular

Vineyard exposure:South, south-west

Vineyard elevation:320 m s.l.m.


Colour:Ruby and garnet red with brilliant hues

Nose:Complex, great character with notes of mature fruits, mint, eucalyptus, gentian and fine spices

Taste:A rich palate in structure with a tight weave of fine tannins, standing out for its elegance and harmony which highlights this truly unique Barolo cru.

Serving temperature:18°C

Accompanies:Egg with white d’Alba truffle, pan-fried lamb steak, veal braised in Barolo, Castelmagno cheese

Certification:V.I.V.A. Sustainable wine



Situated between the municipal districts of La Morra and Barolo, Cerequio is considered one the...

Barolo DOCG Cerequio

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96+/100 Robert Parker

96/100 Wine Enthusiast

96/100 Decanter

95/100 Kerin O'Keefe

94/100 James Suckling

18,5/20 Vinum

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