Flavio Roddolo Dolcetto d'Alba 2011
Dolcetto is another grape variety from Piedmont often overlooked by Nebbiolo and Barbera. The name Dolcetto translates as 'little sweet one', because for a black variety it ripens quite early. Dolcetto wines are deeply colored, almost inky blue. Aromas and flavors are cherry-berry like. Flavio Roddolo is an artisan winemaker based in the town of Monforte. He tends to his vines according to Biodynamic principles.