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...
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Aroma of black cherry and dried roses. Palate slightly muffled but characteristic Barolo flavours, with enlivening acidity. 16.5pts/20 (88/100pts)
Price: £35 Profumo di Vino
Drink: 2014–2025
Alc: 14.5%