Elio Altare Nebbiolo Barolo Vigneto Arborina 1985

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Belmont Wine Exchange
San Carlos, CA (2,500 mi)
USD 245.00
750ml
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Tight on the nose but with an emerging core of sweet candied angelica root and menthol. This seems so hard but slowly reveals a clean and fresh set... Read more

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Editorial Reviews for Elio Altare Nebbiolo Barolo Vigneto Arborina

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065211,029
3.50 5
03/23/2010

Tight on the nose but with an emerging core of sweet candied angelica root and menthol. This seems so hard but slowly reveals a clean and fresh set of classic aromatics that show a touch of vanilla but are dominated by rose petals, a bit of roasty meatiness and herbs, and glassy sour cherry fruit. On entry this exhibits a sweet/sour contrast that is very refreshing with high-toned raspberry fruit that floats over extremely finely grained tannins. This is simple but super fresh. It’s light bodied and speaks more of Nebbiolo than Barolo but is delicious. 88pts


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