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Brachetto is a dark Italian grape used to make Brachetto d’Acqui wines. This dark skinned grape is usually used to create flavorful sparkling wines or wines that are sweet and crisp Brachetto is grown in Piedmont , and was said to be related to the Braquet grape type. This bubbly wine was said to have gone with a famous character in the Italian comedy of masks who carried the Brachetto wine with him. The Brachetto grape is typically not mixed with other types and often used to create fizzy or sparkling wines. The Brachetto variety is also used to create table wine, but now, the style is seldom found.  Another wine type crafted with these grapes is Brachetto d’Acqu, which is a wine with low alcohol levels, but packed with flavor. Features fruity flavors that includes many fresh notes, such as strawberry, rose, and berry, this fragrant wine can be served slightly chilled or with light appetizers and fresh fruits. Brachetto is a great dessert wine. It has also been labeled as the "wine of lovers" and is sold on special holidays, such as  on Valentines’ Day.

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Rinaldi Brachetto d' Acqui 2017

This wine is made from 100% Brachetto d'Acqui

The skin gives the wine its particular scent and flavor. 

Light ruby red color. The bouquet is musky and delicate with scents of ripe red fruit (strawberry, blackberry) and roses. Sweet and smooth flavors with lingering aromatic persistence. There is a good balance between the sweetness and the freshness, which makes this wine very pleasant.

The training system used is Guyot with a density of 2500-3000 vines per hectare. Manual harvest. Temperature controlled maceration for approximately seven days with mechanic plunging of the cap and pumping over to increase extraction of substances from the skins. This is the most important part of the vinification. Soft pressing.

Rinaldi Brachetto d' Acqui 2018

Rinaldi Brachetto d' Acqui is made from 100% Brachetto d'Acqui

The skin gives the wine its particular scent and flavor. 

Light ruby red color. The bouquet is musky and delicate with scents of ripe red fruit (strawberry, blackberry) and roses. Sweet and smooth flavors with lingering aromatic persistence. There is a good balance between the sweetness and the freshness, which makes this wine very pleasant.

The training system used is Guyot with a density of 2500-3000 vines per hectare. Manual harvest. Temperature controlled maceration for approximately seven days with mechanic plunging of the cap and pumping over to increase extraction of substances from the skins. This is the most important part of the vinification. Soft pressing.

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