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Elio Altare Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco 2013

Elio Altare Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco

2013
Barolo (Italy)
96+
PARKER

Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco comes from one of the legendary Serralunga crus and is another gem pres...

Other bottle sizes and vintages

105.55

/ btl 0.75 L

Details for Elio Altare Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco 2013

Type

Wine Red

Origin

Grapes

Producer

Alcohol content

15.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2013

Review

Barolo Cerretta Vigna Bricco comes from one of the legendary Serralunga crus and is another gem presented to us by this winery. After 2 years of ageing in barrel, a third of which are new, the ensuing 5,000 bottles appear a lovely, deep ruby colour with garnet glints. On the nose, this is a spicy, toasty, menthol and ethereal wine; on the palate, it's rich and flavoursome, with well-balanced silkiness thanks to its masterfully-handled tannins. An opulent, refined and generous wine, with incredible fullness and complexity.

Food pairing

Cervo con salsa di ribes / Castelmagno / Brasato al barolo / Arrosto di manzo al ginepro

Tasting notes

  • ViewRosso granato / Consistente / Concentrato
  • Bouquet:Speziato / Menta / Tostatura / Etereo
  • Mouth:Ricco / Pieno / Polposo / Tannino setoso

Recommendations

  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC

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