Steven Spurrier's recommendations 2013
Renato Ratti Marcenasco Barolo, Piedmont, Italy 2008
£27–£34 Fine & Rare, Marks & Spencer
The Nebbiolo vines are planted at 780m on the pale soil at La Morra, where Barolo’s most elegant wines are produced: warm fruit nose with great purity. Beautifully made, harmonious and a joy to drink.