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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Azelia

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Variety:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, Margheria, 2017

3x1.5L £345.00

5 cases Equiv. £115.00 per bottle

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6x75cl £325.00

5 cases Equiv. £54.17 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

A little reductive and taciturn at first, it takes a while to open up but gradually reveals dense, dark velvety fruit with a strong savoury minerality at its core – offering notes of dry stones and chalk mixed with spicier overtones of liquorice and anise. Smooth, brooding, rich but savoury. From a prime south and south west facing 55-year-old plot in the Serralunga d'Alba commune planted on white clay and limestone soils. Azelia’s vines sit alongside those used for Gaja’s Sperss. Aged in the traditional way, for 28 months in large slavonian oak botti.

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