Just nearing eight years at The Shop, Jacob loves digging around in the Cellar for treats, hounding importers for rare treasures, and finding the unfindable. We are launching our fresh site with what may be one of Jacob's favorite wines this year. Just...DELICIOUS...oh, and a BONUS: with this online-exclusive offer, purchase SIX bottles for the price of FOUR!
Francesco Rinaldi & Fils Grignolino d'Asti DOCG, 2018 (6 BOTTLES)
This is THE WINE you want to drink TODAY. Serve with a light chill, this stunning, elegant, and fun fresh indigenous varietal wine from Barolo’s top producer is a delight at an absurd offering bottle price. -Jacob
from the winery:
Vineyards: In the municipality of Montaldo Scarampi.
Grape Variety: Fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks for 8 days. This is followed by aging in stainless steel for several months before bottling in the spring.
Production: 330 cases.
Vinification: Fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks for 8 days. This is followed by aging in stainless steel for several months before bottling in the spring.
Characteristics: Its light ruby color respects the character of the grape variety. The aroma is delicate and floral. The flavor is fresh and subtle to the palate. Bright red fruit driven, and fresh persistent acidity, this wine is best served with a light chill.