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 2008, Brezza Cannubi 2008
24 of 35

Brezza, Cannubi
Dried roses and earth scents; black cherry and mineral palate; long, juicy, leathery finish. Very enjoyable. 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Price: £35–£45 Cockburn & Campbell, Monforte Wines, Winemakers Club
Drink: 2014–2025
Alc: 15%