Barolo 2008

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Difficult weather led to variable quality, but the one common thread is firm tannins. While in the best examples this promises classic, ageworthy wines like 1978, Tom Maresca recommends the basic wines over the crus for more immediate enjoyment. See his top picks here...
barolo 2008, Vietti Brunate
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Vietti, Brunate
Dried rose, black pepper, tar aroma and cherry fruit palate emerging from the wood veil. Good structure. 16.5pts/20 (88/100pts)
Price: POA Bibendum, Fine & Rare
Drink: 2014-2025
Alc: 14.4%

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