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2016 Bruno Giacosa Barolo 'Falletto Riserva - Falleto Vigna Le Rocche'

2016 Bruno Giacosa Barolo 'Falletto Riserva - Falleto Vigna Le Rocche'

SKU: B222

Regular price $549.95
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750ml
Bottle
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"This is the second 100-point Vigna Le Rocche, following the 2015. What the former had in intensity of fruit and transparency, this has in structure and power. The purity of fruit is sensational in this young Barolo, offering blackberries, black truffle and iron. Rust too. This is so tannic and powerful with incredible structure. This may be the most structured Barolo from Bruno Giacosa I have ever tasted as a young wine. Speechless. Full-bodied and so intense, yet it remains fresh and agile. Traditional in every sense of the word, but this is clear and clean. A classic in the making. It will be in the market January 2022. Leave this for at least six to eight years. Try in 2027, (JS, 100 points)".

Type
Red
Varietal
Nebbiolo
Vintage
2016
Country
Italy
Region
Piedmont
Subregion
Barolo
Producer
Bruno Giacosa
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