Vigneti Massa Timorasso 'Derthona' 2014Colli Tortonesi DOC, Piedmont, Italy

Vigneti Massa Timorasso 'Derthona' 2014 Colli Tortonesi DOC, Piedmont, Italy


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Tasting Note

A truly eclectic wine here and one of real interest. There isn’t a huge amount of Timorasso about but I implore you to try it. Pear drops, white flowers and a smokiness are found on the nose making this very unique, whilst the palate sings with bright citrus fruit.

Awards & Accolades

Jancis Robinson: “I absolutely loved this white wine and found more aromas and flavours, and more pleasure, as I drank it over the course of a few days…. Very inviting spiced honeyed nose and some creamy, lightly spiced aromas…. Nutty, citrus, with just discernible floral and apricot notes. Full of flavour and yet restraint, cool and fresh and lingeringly elegant and aromatic…. As the week went by, I found even more flavours emerging – white flowers, ginger, mineral and still nutty. I also noted a firmness in the texture but it was still alluringly creamy. Long, powerful and sophisticated with a gently floral finish."

 

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About this wine

Vintage

2014

Producer

Vigneti Massa

Region

Piedmont

Country

Italy

Grape

Timorasso

Style

Medium-bodied

ABV

13.0%

Closure

Cork

Drink by

2024

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The Producer

Vigneti Massa

Five generations of Massas have laboured tirelessly to keep the Timorasso (their grape variety of choice) flame alight. Walter Massa is continuing in their footsteps – and with good reason: it produces some truly fantastic wines. Although he has worked in obscurity for years he is passionate about this grape, and has earnt the respect and renown of many in Colli Tortonesi for his dedication and outstanding winemaking abilities. 

 

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