Red Blend, 2017

Unico Zelo





Unico Zelo Truffle Hound Barbera/Nebbiolo 2017


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The wine's story

Unico Zelo roughly translates to Unique Zeal / Energy, which goes a long way to describe the young gun wine making couple Laura and Brendan. At 25 years a piece, they have created one of the most i... read more

Sommelier notes

In the hills of Piedmont of northern Italy, truffles and the local grape Nebbiolo go together like yin and yang. This wine is an homage to this combination, given a modern day Australian spin.

It's ... read more

Food pairings

This blend of Barbera and Nebbiolo grapes really is a showcase of the kind of red wine that Italy does best of all. Intense, complex, and yet somehow brilliantly versatile and approachable, it’s a ... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 3-5 years - This will improve over the next few years, but don't be afraid to open it today!

Alcohol Level: 12.00%

    • Pairings
    • Red Meat
    • Italian
    • Burgers
    • Pulled Pork
    • Game
    • Production Methods
    • Indigenous Yeast
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Bottled Without Filtration
    • Tastes
    • Crisp
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Autumn
    • Spring
    • Moods
    • Always a winner
    • Oak
    • No