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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Giovanni Corino

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Type:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, Vecchie Vigne, 2001

6x75cl £335.00

2 cases

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6x75cl £300.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

The Vecchie Vigne is a blend of old vines from Rocche and Giachini aged in more new oak than for the regular Crus, about 80% for the 2001. This is a colossal, full-blooded wine that strikes an excellent balanced between richness and acidity. It offers bold but precise flavours of blackberry and chocolate, aswell as fresher red fruit suggestions, with notes of oak spice on the finish.

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