Tenute Sella

Lessona Nebbiolo Vespolina

9.1100 ratings
9.034 pro ratings
Lessona, Biella, Piedmont, Italy
Nebbiolo, Vespolina
Lamb, Goose, Potato, Baking Spices, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Turkey, Beef, Pasta, Salami & Prosciutto, Tomato-Based, Soft Cheese, Chicken, Veal, White Rice, Herbs, Mushrooms, Pungent Cheese, Pork, Game, Exotic Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Douglas Warner

Owner Keplinger Wines

9.2

2004.. At 45 minute, beautifully balanced aromatic herbs, fennel, cherries.. And so on..

2004.. At 45 minute, beautifully balanced aromatic herbs, fennel, cherries.. And so on..

Oct 11th, 2016
Justinian Brock

On point the more delicate side of Nebbiolo, the end of Cristiano's reign here...he is the man can't wait to see what he does next!

On point the more delicate side of Nebbiolo, the end of Cristiano's reign here...he is the man can't wait to see what he does next!

Jun 24th, 2016
Henrik Poulsen

13% alc.

13% alc.

Apr 18th, 2016
Paul Einbund

Wine Director/Sommelier Frances

9.1

Classic perfect Nebbiolo aromatics! A little grippy but really great wine

Classic perfect Nebbiolo aromatics! A little grippy but really great wine

Mar 16th, 2016
Fredrik Johansson

Winemaker Staglin Family Vineyard

9.0

2008. Fresh. Bright. Juicy. Fruity. Balanced. Super enjoyable.

2008. Fresh. Bright. Juicy. Fruity. Balanced. Super enjoyable.

Nov 12th, 2015
Jason Heller

Master Sommelier

8.8

Lean and taut. While I enjoy the leaner side of Nebbiolo, the structure is unbalanced to the fruit etc right now.

Lean and taut. While I enjoy the leaner side of Nebbiolo, the structure is unbalanced to the fruit etc right now.

Nov 9th, 2015
Mindy Lopus

Still a baby, savory, would love to see what it's like tomorrow but we're too impatient tonight to wait!

Still a baby, savory, would love to see what it's like tomorrow but we're too impatient tonight to wait!

Jul 27th, 2015
Ross Tefteller

Really strutting its stuff four days after opening. Yum.

Really strutting its stuff four days after opening. Yum.

Jul 20th, 2015
Deven Morganstern

Great bottle but even better the next day...wait to drink this one for a while!

Great bottle but even better the next day...wait to drink this one for a while!

Oct 12th, 2014
Christanna Honer

Savory w floral hints and sweet earth--tannins still a bit harsh but complemented slow cooked braciole beautifully!

Savory w floral hints and sweet earth--tannins still a bit harsh but complemented slow cooked braciole beautifully!

Aug 10th, 2014