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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Azelia

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Type:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, San Rocco, 2014

12x75cl £550.00

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6x150cl £610.00

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Tasting Note:

A different profile to the saline Margheria, more body and flesh. Rich flavours of bramble, kirsch, sweet spice and creme de mure. Full and powerful but beautifully framed by a fresher acidity than usual. This not only uplifts the rich flavours but serves to elongate the wonderful finish. An Azelia monopole San Rocco is a top notch Serralunga vineyard that faces south and south west, where the soils are practically 100% clay, a very hard compact grey clay. The vines are 60 years old and the wine is aged in the same way as the Bricco Fiasco, for 24 months in 10% new oak barriques.

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