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, Gianfranco Alessandria San GiovannI Monforte d'Alba
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Gianfranco Alessandria, San Giovanni, Monforte d’Alba
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores
: Paolo Basso 18 Ian D’Agata 17.5 Michael Garner 16.5

Intense aromas of blackcurrant, raspberry, roasted peppers and oriental spices. Round and velvety, it displays a strong character and well-integrated, intense tannins that support a long finish.
Price £49.99 The Winery
Drink 2014–2024
Alc 14.5%