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, Poderi Colla Dardi Le Rose Bussia
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Poderi Colla, Dardi Le Rose Bussia

Poderi Colla, Dardi Le Rose Bussia
Already enjoyable, with sharply delineated Barolo character and the first hints of depth and complexity. 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Price: £30 Boutinot
Drink: 2014–2025
Alc: 14.5%