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2011 Gianfranco Alessandria Barolo DOCG
2011 Gianfranco Alessandria Barolo

Robert Parker 93 Points
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Description Technical Specs (May be in Italian If There Is Not an English Version Available)
Deep ruby color with a mouthwatering bouquet of dark cherry, strawberry, licorice and hints of black pepper.
On the Palate it opens with flavors of dark berry fruits, earthy spice, black currants balanced by superior structure of lengthy tannins, good acidity brisk minerality and a persistent finish, which reflect the typical characteristics of the appelation of Monforte. It will pair well with Feathered Game, Venison, Lamb, Raw Meat Tartare, Truffled Risotto, Meaty Pastas as well as Aged Goat's & Sheep's Milk Cheeses.
The Wine undergoes maceration on the skins for about a week, it is then aged in 45% new wood French barriques for 24 Months, andfurther aged one year in the bottle before release.
Robert Parker 93 Points
"The delicious 2011 Barolo is a great wine that stands tall in this challenging vintage. It opens to opulent layers of dark fruit, black currant, spice, plum, rum cake and licorice. The wine is vigorous and velvety with a great sense inner energy and momentum"

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