2010 Barolo Brunate

Oberto; Andrea

92Average Score
Red
6x75cl
-
2 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
£298.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
92
Critic Notes

From one of the most consistent (and celebrated) vineyard crus in the appellation, the 2010 Barolo Brunate flaunts a dry, slightly exotic quality with aromas of wet earth, button mushroom, tobacco, cured meat and Asian spice. Its appearance is bold and concentrated and the mouthfeel is similarly plush and velvety. The Brunate cru offers exceptionally structured Nebbiolo expression and this wine does a great job of underlining that fact. Drink: 2017-2028. Jun 2014, www.robertparker.com

Score: 92-/100Monica Larner
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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
-
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