Definition of dolcetto
: a light fruity red wine from the Piedmont region of Italy
Recent Examples of dolcetto from the Web
This super juicy blend of dolcetto, barbera, and nebbiolo from Mendocino gets better every year.
Few would dispute the contention that dolcetto is a modest wine.
People have told me there were times when dolcetto was more expensive than Barolo.
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Origin and Etymology of dolcetto
Italian, a grape variety, wine made from the grape, from dolcetto somewhat sweet, from dolce
First Known Use: 1979See Words from the same year
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