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, Aurelio Settimo Barolo
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Aurelio Settimo
Fresh and vigorous in the mouth, with classic black cherry and mineral notes; long, stemmy finish. Should age very well. 18pts/20 (93/100pts)
Price: POA Plowden Fine Wine
Drink: 2015–2030
Alc: 14.7%