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Average critic rating : 86.0 points
The dark ruby-colored 1995 Barolo Vigneto Rocche exhibits a rich, modern style, as well as a textbook nose of roses, tar, spicy black cherry fruit, and a touch of barrique and foresty aromas. Rich and medium-bodied, with a short finish but excellent ripeness, this moderately-sized Barolo can be drunk now as well as over the next 10-12 years. No known American importer.|| Wine Advocate.August, 1999
Azienda Agricola Andrea Oberto is a small, family-run winery located in La Morra, within the Piemonte region. The estate is comprised of over 16 hectares of vineyards which produce 10 wines, mainly from the Nebbiolo grape variety.
The most revered wines of Andrea Oberto are undoubtedly his Barolo collection, which feature famous crus: Brunate, Rocche and Albarella. The winery came from humble beginnings as for most of his life, Andrea Oberto had two jobs: farmer and lorry driver. After long exhausting days of work, Andrea would go to work on the three hectare vineyard property he had inherited from his father, working towards fulfilling his dream to one day create a family-winery. Eventually the three hectare property that sold juice to a local co-op, became the 16 hectare property it is today, producing 100,000 bottles of fine wine per year.
Andrea Oberto’s passion for his land remains the same, he a faithful worker of his vineyards and runs the winery alongside his son, Fabio. Together, they produce some of the finest examples of Barolo in Piemonte, along with Barbera and Dolcetto. The wines are truly fantastic expressions of Nebbiolo, often with softer, upfront fruit and user-friendliness even when young.
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