Cellar/Tasting Notes "Complex aromas of meat, spice, and plums follow through to a full body, with chewy tannins and a long, long finish. Tight and dense. Very well done for the vintage."
Cellar/Tasting Notes The 2008 Langhe Freisa Kye is insanely beautiful. Layers of primary dark fruit burst from a big, powerful frame as the wine opens up in the glass. A complex array of menthol, tar, and spices follows, adding further dimensions of nuance and character. Everything is so beautifully delineated here...
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The 2009 Barolo Riva del Bric delivers latitude and grip with impeccable precision and long, polished tannins that help fuel persistency. Dried mint, ginger, rose petal, underbrush and wild berries add to the overall elegance and complexity of this truly outstanding Barolo. The best part about it..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The 2011 Etna Rosso Guardiola is among my favorite expressions from this estate. Guardiola is one of Marco-s highest and steepest vineyards and fruit harvested here picks up beautiful balsam and floral overtones. The wine also sports a darker, thicker consistency and a slightly softer management..
Cellar/Tasting Notes This wine has an intense, vinous well defined aromas of ripe plum and cherry. The taste is warm, full, black cherry, plum, black plum, soft taste and aroma, gently spicy wood.
Cellar/Tasting Notes Casanova di Neri is the outcome of a process of productive and philosophical evolution, a new vision of Brunello di Montalcino that interprets tradition in a different innovative way. A profound commitment and respect for the land is the driving force of Casanova di Neri and the foundation for the..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "A mix of cherry, cedar and tobacco flavors highlights this juicy, vibrant and almost racy red, with a layer of tannins sitting underneath the flavors. The elements come together on the long, savory aftertaste."
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The estate's 2010 Barbaresco Sorì Paitin is stunningly beautiful. Layers of fruit blossom in a large-scaled, dramatic Barbaresco endowed with tremendous depth and pure structure. Balsamic-inflected plums, tobacco, leather, spices and licorice meld together in the glass. The 2010 Sorì Paitin is..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Another gorgeous wine, the 2009 Barolo Acclivi is one of the more delicate wines here, its considerable depth notwithstanding. Freshly cut flowers, mint licorice and spices are backed up by serious weight, which is quite unusual for the Acclivi. As readers can tell from this note, the Acclivi is a..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "A brooding style, with sweet black cherry and plum flavors offset by the tobacco and tea notes and austere tannins. Comes together in the end, offering a mix of fruit, spice and tea on the lingering aftertaste."