Barolo 2009: panel tasting results
Oddero, Rocche di Castiglione, Castiglione Falletto
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Paolo Basso 17.5 Ian D’Agata 17.5 Michael Garner 18
Vanilla, sweet spices, liquorice, with hints of porcini and marzipan, plus ripe, red cherry jam. Big, ripe and fleshy with concentrated black fruit flavours overlaid with leather and oak notes. Good balance and persistence.
Price poa Pipai