2004 Terra di Lavoro

Galardi

Bts
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0 Immediate | 6 Marketplace
£76.00
Mags
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0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
£149.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
97
Critic Notes

The 2004 Terra di Lavoro is off the charts. Everything is in perfect balance. Silky, refined tannins frame an explosive core of dark red fruit, smoke, minerals, ash, bacon fat, leather and minerals. The 2004 continues to develop exquisitely in the glass, with layers of aromatics, fruit and structure that continue to blossom over the course of several hours. The 2004 still needs bottle age, as it is incredibly primary. Its elegance, however, is impossible to miss. This bottle is simply out of this world. It now seems pretty obvious I underestimated the wine when I first tasted it a few years ago. One day the 2004 will be viewed in the same league with Mastroberardino’s famous 1968 Taurasis as among the most monumental wines ever made in southern Italy. Anticipated maturity: 2016-2041. Aug 2010, www.robertparker.com

Score: 97-/100Antonio Galloni
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Product details
Country
Italy
Region
Southern Italy & Sicily
Sub-region
Campania
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
Italy
Region
Southern Italy & Sicily
Sub-region
Campania
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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