2019 Renato Corino Dolcetto d'Alba

Piemonte, Italy

Top value Dolcetto to sink your teeth into.


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Categories: World of Wine

About The Wine

After apprenticing under Barolo cult-figure Elio Altare and his cousin, the iconic Luciano Sandrone, Renato Corino split off from his family to walk his own path.

He took with him his portion of the family plots situated across some of the great crus of La Morra: Rocche dell’Annunziata, Arborina, Pozzo, Conca and Roncaglie. Since 2005, he had set about making a more modern style of Barolo, starting with a brand new winery with all the creature comforts and ability for high levels of quality control that come with it. This quality-focused approach showed immediately in the wines.

Today, his son Stefano Corino is setting the region of fire as one of Barolo's fastest rising stars. It's wines like this vibrant, juicy Dolcetto that showcase his winemaking sensibility. It's clean, it's fresh, the fruit 'pops' out of the glass. It's classy and precise and excellent value for money.

Next-gen winemaker Stefano Corino
Next-gen winemaker Stefano Corino
Barolo, Italy
Additional Info

From The Producer


Zone:Annunziata District (La Morra)

Vineyard extension (hectares):1

Blend:100% Dolcetto

Vineyard age (year of planting):Dolcetto 1992

Soil Type:calcarous-clayey


Altitude:350-400 metres above sea level

Blend : Dolcetto (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2025
Bottle Size : 750ml

Renato Corino vineyards in Winter
Renato Corino vineyards in Winter
Barolo, Italy
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

DDS review

"Renato Corino is one of the most interesting figures in Piedmont. Although often identified with the group of young growers who emerged from La Morra in the mid-1990’s, Corino started making his wines in the late 1980s under the tutelage of his mentors Elio Altare and Luciano Sandrone, who also happens to be his cousin. Not bad, I always felt that Corino’s wines always had an unusual level of maturity." - Antonio Galloni (Vinous)


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