Barolo 2009: panel tasting results
Conterno Fantino, Sori Ginestra, Monforte d’Alba
Decanter average score: 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Paolo Basso 17.5 Ian D’Agata 18 Michael Garner 17
Milk chocolate and blackcurrant with notes of green pepper. Perfumed, clean nose, very pure then laser-like acidity and pristine red fruit and mineral flavours. Great stuff, hard to put the glass back down.
Price £57.50 Carruthers & Kent, Enotria, Great Western Wine