Josetta Saffirio Barolo Persiera 2009

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This opens with a deep herbal streak on the nose full of ivy and cactus, followed by an assertive floral note and fine raspberry fruit over sandy ... Read more

2000 bottles produced Spicy on the nose and tight with a dusty overtone to the rosepetal and slightly minty wild cherry fruit framed with rose hip... Read more

Nebbiolo Prima - deep concentrated nose, macerated flowers, wild berry fruit, oak yes but nice raw materials, big, rich wine, nice integrated acid... Read more

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Editorial Reviews for Josetta Saffirio Barolo Persiera

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,464
5.00 5
05/14/2013

This opens with a deep herbal streak on the nose full of ivy and cactus, followed by an assertive floral note and fine raspberry fruit over sandy soil tones with a hint of wood spice. Showing a little roundness early on the palate, this has slightly more aggressive tannins than the 2009 Barolo Classico from Saffirio, with more savory complexity but less obviously sweet fruit. The finish is long and taut with a deep mineral streak and wild bitter cherry fruit. Another wine that shows abundant ripe tannins supporting savory complexity. 91pts


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,464
4.50 5
Vintage: 2008 05/14/2013

2000 bottles produced Spicy on the nose and tight with a dusty overtone to the rosepetal and slightly minty wild cherry fruit framed with rose hips and camphor. Soft on entry, then this shows fine acid and lovely, slightly aggressive crisp tannins. The fruit has a bit of black raspberry to it and is very fresh and clear on the palate with just a hint of wood sweetness and oak flavors contributing complexity. Rather classically structured with lovely herb tinged wild cherry fruit on the moderately long finish. Has a nice, expressive core of fruit. 91pts


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,464
4.00 5
Vintage: 2007 05/23/2011

Nebbiolo Prima - deep concentrated nose, macerated flowers, wild berry fruit, oak yes but nice raw materials, big, rich wine, nice integrated acids, slight metallic mineral note, some wood sweetened edges, pretty well put together, nice finish pretty well done 2007 in a rich, powerful style, 8


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,464
4.00 5
Vintage: 2005 05/21/2009

AWE blind tasting - jammy with some cooked fruit character, some smoldering wood, very fluid, very drinkable, fresh cherry fruit, spiced lightly, nice fruity style wine, good acids, easy drinking, not complicated but enjoyable for its well captured ripe, succulent fruit, very clean finish, this is very drinkable and very friendly 87-88


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Snooth User: mlindop
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2003 02/10/2008

Delicious, rounded, beautiful lingering aftertaste.


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