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Barolo Cicala Aldo Conterno 2008 (96JS) (750ML) IT Flag In Stock
Barolo Cicala Aldo Conterno 2008 (96JS) (750ML)
95 WA 95 WS
"The grapes in this are grown in more clay soil than Colonello, which is sandy. Love the aromas of strawberries and flowers. Pure fruit. Even hints of strawberry leafs. Full body with chewy tannins...96" JamesSuckling.com 07/12 "The 2008 Barolo Cicala is beautifully focused and vibrant from start to finish. It boasts fabulous energy and sheer tension in its ripe red berries, spices, crushed flowers and mint. All the elements come together beautifully in this pure, delineated Barolo. Huge, powerful tannins provide the backdrop for layers of cool, mineral-infused fruit. There is a pulsating energy to the Cicala that is absolutely irresistible. This is another fabulous showing. Anticipated maturity: 2018-2028...95" WA 4/2012 "There’s fine depth to this red, like a grand cru red Burgundy, with a silky texture framing black cherry, black currant and tar flavors. Solidly built, this features a deceptively charming exterior that conceals firm tannins. The finish evokes violet and black cherry notes. Best from 2016 through 2035...95" WS 12/12
Product #: 358944

Bottle Price: $140.00
Case Price: $1,680.00



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