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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Paolo Conterno

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Variety:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, Ginestra, 2014

6x1.5L £540.00

6 cases Equiv. £90.00 per bottle

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12x75cl £450.00

10 cases Equiv. £37.50 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

An easier access Monforte d’Alba than usual but not at the expense of classic, meaty and mineral Monforte character. Though open and accessible, not lacking force or muscle. A good, fine tannic grip ably supporting the dark savoury, berry, blood orange and chalk characteristics. Wonderfully clear and clean on the saline finish. From South facing vines in the stellar Ginestra Cru of Monforte d’Alba situated at between 300-350 metres above sea level. The wine is aged in large, old 35hl French cask for 3 years followed by a further 6-12 months ageing in bottle.

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