+ Add Critic Score

Submit a Critic Score

Score:

Name of Critic:

Close

Barolo Rocche Vietti 95js/95ag 2011

Winemaker's Notes:

"A wonderfully balanced and refined Barolo with firm tannins and delicious berry, plum and light chocolate character. Better in 2018 but so gorgeous already...95" JS 4/15 Monica Larner, Wine Advocate:"Previously known as Barolo Rocche, the 2011 Barolo Rocche di Castiglione now boasts the full name of its vineyard designate. It shows profound fruit intensity with dark layers of blackcurrant and exotic spice. The overall effect is enriched, opulent and velvety. A firm tannic backbone is paired to bright acidity to fuel the wine's considerable persistence and its rich structured texture. The beauty of the wine will only improve in time...94" 6/2015

Region: Italy » Piemonte » Barolo

Vintages

  • 2011

+ Vintage
Winery: Vietti
Color: Red
Varietal: Nebbiolo
  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • List It
  • Add Review
0 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Vietti:
Since 1974 certain Vietti wines have been dressed with specially-designed original works (lithographs, xylographies, etchings, silkscreens, linocuts) inspired by the wine of that particular vintage. The print run is the same as the number of bottles produced, and the first hundred labels are signed by the Artist. Each work is only used once, just for the wine of that vintage. Since the presenta... Read more
Since 1974 certain Vietti wines have been dressed with specially-designed original works (lithographs, xylographies, etchings, silkscreens, linocuts) inspired by the wine of that particular vintage. The print run is the same as the number of bottles produced, and the first hundred labels are signed by the Artist. Each work is only used once, just for the wine of that vintage. Since the presentation of the 1982 Barolo Villero in 1988, the artist’s labels have been dedicated exclusively to the wines grown on this great vineyard. Read less

"A wonderfully balanced and refined Barolo with firm tannins and delicious berry, plum and light chocolate character. Better in 2018 but so gorgeous already...95" JS 4/15 Monica Larner, Wine Advocate:"Previously known as Barolo Rocche, the 2011 Barolo Rocche di Castiglione now boasts the full name of its vineyard designate. It shows profound fruit intensity with dark layers of blackcurrant and exotic spice. The overall effect is enriched, opulent and velvety. A firm tannic backbone is paired to bright acidity to fuel the wine's considerable persistence and its rich structured texture. The beauty of the wine will only improve in time...94" 6/2015

Photos

+ Add Image

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals






Snooth Media Network