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Produttori del Barbaresco MUNCAGOTA Barbaresco Riserva 2015 750ml

SKU: 213740 ISBN: 665529012271
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90+

Wine Information:

Country: Italy

Region: Piedmont

Appellation: Barbaresco

Variety: Nebbiolo

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Monica Larner writes: The Produttori del Barbaresco 2015 Barbaresco Riserva Muncagota shows beautifully in this sunny and warm vintage, producing intense and compelling primary fruit with wild cherry, plum and black currant. Compared to the other Riservas, the fruit profile of Muncagota is darker and richer. More significant is the role the tannins play in this wine. They contribute to a long and firm spinal cord that gives structure and muscle mass. This Barbaresco Riserva shows an affinity to shaved truffles over egg pasta, or gamey fowl such as duck or pigeon. - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate 95

Rose, red berry and star anise aromas align with earthy whiffs of forest floor and new leather. The full-bodied, delicious palate doles out succulent Morello cherry, black raspberry, licorice and chopped mint set against a backbone of firm but refined tannins. It's already gorgeous but will be even better with just a few more years of bottle age. Drink 2022–2030. *Editors' Choice* - 97 points Wine Enthusiast