{"api":{"host":"https:\/\/pinot.decanter.com","authorization":"Bearer NGYzNmViYjJkNGIxODZkY2IyMjI2NDIxZTRjNGVjZDRiNzhhYzA5NzY1ZWM2NzZhZDEwNTYwODhlMGE3MDVmYg","version":"2.0"},"piano":{"sandbox":"false","aid":"6qv8OniKQO","rid":"RJXC8OC","offerId":"OFPHMJWYB8UK","offerTemplateId":"OFPHMJWYB8UK","wcTemplateId":"OTOW5EUWVZ4B"}}

PREMIUM

Barolo 2015: Vintage report and 89 wines rated

A potentially great vintage...

Stephen Brook reports on the 2015 Barolos - the latest vintage to be released. Are they worth buying?

Barolo 2015

A very hot summer with cooler weather at harvest time led to the risk of overripeness and lack of acidity – but the best wines combine sumptuous fruit with a robust structure for drinking over the next decade plus.

After the nail-biting climatic conditions in 2014, growers were relieved that 2015 proved less trying.


You may also like:

Top Barolo 2008 wines: Panel tasting results

Tasting Borgogno Barolo Riserva back to 1937

Barolo: Entering a new era

Latest Wine News