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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Barolo

Bartolo Mascarello
Traditional Barolo of the highest order: a little firm yet will mature beautifully. 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Price: POA Berry Bros & Rudd, Passione Vino
Drink: 2015–2030
Alc: 14.7%