BARBARESCO LA CASA IN COLLINA 2017 Score 91 A layered, fruity red with ripe tannins with sweet strawberries, orange peel and walnut undertones. Full-bodied, rich and beautiful. Drink after 2021. (July 28, 2020)
Kerin O’ Keefe rated for the Buying Guide of Wine Enthusiast 90/100 Barolo del Comune di Barolo “Essenze” 2016 Aromas of red berry, cedar and mocha waft out of the glass. The savory, linear palate offers dried black cherry, tobacco and dried sage alongside tightly wound tannins. Drink 2024–2031. (9/1/2020)
Kerin O’ Keefe rated for the Buying Guide of Wine Enthusiast 91/100 Barolo “Paesi Tuoi” 2016 Intense aromas of rose petal, violet, underbrush and leather lead the way. Bright and focused, the palate offers red cherry, cinnamon and tobacco alongside fine-grained tannins. Drink 2023–2031. (9/1/2020)
Stephen Brook, contributing editor to Decanter magazine, assigns to Barolo del Comune di Barolo Essenze 2016 91 pts/100 Highly Recommended “This is the top brand of the huge Terre da Vino cooperative. It works with selected growers who agree to very high standards of viticulture. Specific parcels in Barolo are vinified separately, aged in small oak [...]
LANGHE NEBBIOLO LA MALORA 2017 Score 91 Subtle aromas of strawberries, cherries and lemon rind follow through to a medium body with bright, vivid fruit, as well as candied watermelon and citrus. Lively. Drink now.
MOSCATO D'ASTI LA GATTA 2019 Score 90 An easygoing, fruity moscato with fine bubbles and pretty, sweet-fruit notes of green melon and tinned pears. Lightly sweet finish. Drink now.
PIEMONTE CHARDONNAY FOSCHE 2019 Score: 90 A fresh, straightforward white with sliced pear and apple character. Medium body. Hints of dried pineapple and honey. Creamy texture. Drink now. Synthetic cork.