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2018 Barolo DOCG "Sperss", Piedmont, Italy

Firm and deep, rather fine, slightly nutty, mushroomy and moderately barrel-woody aroma of red and black berries with dried floral nuances, a little dried coriander, hints of soy sauce and juniper as well as tar and some tobacco. Taut, pure-toned, fine-juicy, almost cool, noble fruit, some acid bite and very fine, present, even tannin, dense and persistent on the palate, ethereal spice and again clearly soy sauce, a little dried flowers in the background, a touch of cocoa and nuts, peppery hints, distinct minerality, has concentration and at the same time elegance, salty minerality, plenty of tension, still undeveloped, deep and complex, very good, taut, tangy and finely spicy, also somewhat ethereal finish with traction.

Best to drink: 2025-2040+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 22 September, 2022
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Variety: Nebbiolo 100%
Registration number: G-L2113

Italy is one of the oldest wine-growing countries, with origins dating back at least to 1,000 BC. At that time, the Etruscans appeared in central Italy and settled...

The red grape variety originates from Italy. The approximately 100 synonyms testify above all to its great age and widespread distribution in Italy, but also in many other...

DOCG area for dry red wine in the Italian region of Piedmont, named after the commune of the same name located 15 kilometres south of Alba. It was classified as DOC in 1966...

The region of Piedmont (Italian: Piemonte) with its capital Turin is located in the extreme northwest of Italy. With over 25,000 km² of land area, it is the second largest after...

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