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Colour: Red
Producer: Paolo Scavino
Region: Italy
Appellation: Barolo
Grape Variety: Nebbiolo

Barolo, Bric del Fiasc, 2017

3 cases
Equiv. £150.00 per bottle

Tasting Note:

Ripe aromatic and enveloping, juicy and persistent with a certain firmness adding definition and structure. As backboned as it is, this is also one of the most attractive and languid wines in the cellar. Less exuberant and a little more sophisticated, even, than recent vintages. There is plenty to hang your hat on here! Bric dël Fiasc is Piedmontese dialect for Bricco Fiasco, the top of the Fiasco vineyard. Situated at 280 metres above sea level in Castiglione Falleto, this is one of the great Crus of the region that makes powerful but classy, age worthy wines. It was the first single vineyard bottling Scavino made in 1978.

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