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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Sandrone

Region:

Italy

Appellation:

Barolo

Grape Variety:

Nebbiolo

Barolo, Le Vigne, 2004

1x1.5L £230.00

2 cases Equiv. £230.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

"The 2004 Barolo Le Vigne is a phenomenal effort. Sweet, long and pure, it reveals an expansive core of perfumed ripe red fruit, flowers and spices. Despite its notable concentration it is made in a restrained style, showing remarkable elegance as well as harmony, with superb length and finessed tannins on the close. Le Vigne is made from the Ceretta, Vignane, Merli and Conterni vineyards. I have tasted the wines from these plots separately on many occasions. Curiously, I have never been particularly impressed by any of the wines on their own, yet when they are blended the results can be extraordinary, as is the case with the sublime 2004 Le Vigne. 96 pts" Wine Advocate #174 Dec 2007

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