Plum and walnut with some meat aromas follow through to a full body with round, chewy tannins that are polished and caressing and a licorice, nut and berry aftertaste. Traditional and pretty. Delicious to drink now or hold.
Lovely sweet strawberries and fresh roses on the nose follow through to a medium body with firm tannins and a fresh, linear finish. Tight and focused for the vintage. Drink after 2024.
92/100 – 2018 BAROLO DOCG
Strawberry and cherry with some granite, stone and walnut character. It’s full-to medium-bodied with chewy tannins and a juicy finish. Needs a year ot two to soften, but pretty already.
91/100 – 2019 LANGHE DOC NEBBIOLO
Juicy red with aromas of ripe cherries, plums, vanilla and orange peel. It’s medium-bodied with tight and firm tannins and a wealth of vibrant red fruit. Vivid and tangy. Drink or hold.
90/100 – 2019 DOLCETTO D’ALBA DOC
This has aromas of violets, cracked pepper, black cherries, cloves and tobacco. Spicy and peppery, with a medium body and firm, lightly chewy tannins. Fresh. Drink now or hold.