Monthly Archives: July 2020

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2017 James Suckling 92

  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)

July 29th, 2020|Ratings|

2016 Wine Enthusiast 90

  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)

July 28th, 2020|Ratings|

2016 Wine Enthusiast 91

  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)

July 28th, 2020|Ratings|

2016 Decanter Magazine 91

  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 [...]

July 15th, 2020|Ratings|

2017 James Suckling 91

  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.

July 13th, 2020|Ratings|

2019 James Suckling 90

  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.

July 13th, 2020|Ratings|

2019 James Suckling 90

  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.

July 13th, 2020|Ratings|