IGR-190

Barolo ‘Bricco Luciani’, Silvio Grasso

100% Nebbiolo from 1.5 ha of 35 year old vines in La Morra. Macerated on the skins for 6-7 days in steel vats and aged in new French-oak barriques for 27 months. The wine is cellared in the bottle for 12 months before release.

Producer:
Vintage:
2013
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Barolo
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
12
Bottle Size:
750
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic
Import Partner:
Marc de Grazia Selections

Tasting Notes

Complex, aromatic nose combines redcurrant, plum, mocha and tarry oak. Intensely flavored but quite tightly wound, even a bit youthfully aggressive today, however the tannins here are rather fine and the finish shows excellent grip.

POS Resources

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Press & Reviews

Spectator

Score:
90
Date:
2017-06-30