Barolo 2009: panel tasting results

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It was a warm year, but Barolo producers came up trumps in 2009, crafting wines that bowled our judges over with their drinkability, refinement and sheer deliciousness. See the top rated Barolo 2009s here...
Barolo 2009, Sylla Sebaste Bussia Monforte d'Alba
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Sylla Sebaste, Bussia, Monforte d’Alba
Decanter average score:
18pts/20 (93/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Paolo Basso 18.5 Ian D’Agata 17.5 Michael Garner 18

Oaky and spicy with exotic fruit notes of papaya and loganberries. Big, full, ripe and luscious with fleshy, dark fruit flavours. Powerful, ripe tannins and a long and tasty finish.
Price N/A UK
Drink 2014–2022
Alc 14%

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