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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Paolo Scavino

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Type:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, Cannubi, 2016

1x150cl £130.00

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6x75cl £360.00

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Tasting Note:

A wonderful mix of seduction and precision. Glossy, rich wild strawberry fruit emerge from the complex stony minerality. Great detail and definition here, as well as seductive, melting tannins. A saline note and a dash of dark chocolate follow. A constantly evolving wine. Animated but slick. A very noble and complete Barolo. Just as the Altares' share-cropping agreement for Brunate ended, they reach a deal to lease some well-placed vines in the original, middle part of Cannubi. Their first vintage was 2011. Made in the same way as the other Barolos (excepting UnoPerUno) - short fermentation and maceration followed by 24 months in 30% new oak. Less than 1500 bottles were made.

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