Don’t believe the hype.

So a quick review of first to market reports in the US and Europe on 2007 Barolo reveals gems such as “buy them fast as they will never be this cheap,” a litany of “best wine ever from this producer”-type comments, more gushing prose than a freshman English class and point scores that are through the roof.

Thanks to the great Nebbiolo Prima event, I was just able to try a couple of hundred and all I’ve got to say is: Are you kidding me?