1997 Barolo Cannubi

Barolo; Marchesi di

90Average Score
Red
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 4 Marketplace
£66.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
90
Critic Notes

The dark ruby-colored, internationally styled 1997 Barolo Vigna Cannubi shows plenty of new oak, but it does not overwhelm the wine's rich black raspberry, currant, and cherry fruit. Sweet, dense, and full-bodied, with low acidity and firm tannin, this pure, clean Barolo will drink well young, yet age for 15-20 years. Jun 2001, www.robertparker.com

Score: 90-/100Robert Parker
F+R Opinion
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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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