2004 Barolo Brunate

Altare; Elio

97Average Score
Red
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Scores & Notes
Average Score
97
Critic Notes

Elio Altare might not get the best fruit from the Brunate vineyard but he consistently makes what is arguably the reference-point wine from this historic site. His 2004 Barolo Brunate is a deeply-colored effort that bursts from the glass with an exciting array of violets, plums, black cherries and baking spices that complement a core of sweet, perfumed fruit. This exquisite, layered Barolo offers extraordinary elegance and a long, building finish that lasts forever. Once again Altare has produced a masterpiece. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2024. Dec 2007, www.robertparker.com

Score: 97-/100Antonio Galloni
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Product details
Country
Italy
Region
Northern Italy
Sub-region
Piedmont
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
Italy
Region
Northern Italy
Sub-region
Piedmont
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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