Wednesday, March 16, 2011

FREE Nebbiolo Tasting at Crush 3/17: You're Invited

This Thursday, March 17th, 5:30-7:30pm
Try Nebbiolo's Many Faces: Barolo, Barbaresco, Carema, Valtellina, d'Alba

Crush Wine & Spirits
153 East 57th St
New York, NY 10022

The event is FREE! Just RSVP, to tell Crush how many people will be in your party.

Particularly in the Piedmont region's appellations of Barolo and Barbaresco, the Nebbiolo grape's finessed complexity and ability to age is something to marvel at. Flavors like roses, mushrooms, dark cherries, tar, truffles, licorice and game only scratch the surface.

The Lineup

2001 Ar Pe Pe Sassella Riserva Vigna Regina

1999 Ar Pe Pe Sassella Riserva Rocce Rosse

2008 Giacomo Conterno Nebbiolo Cerretta

2007 Triacca Sassella Valtellina Superiore

2006 Ferrando Carema Etichetta Bianca

2006 Giuseppe Mascarello Barolo Monprivato

2003 Sandrone Barolo Le Vigne

2006 Alessandria Barolo

2006 Ceretto Barbaresco Asij