Poderi Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 2010

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Tight and deep on the nose which is both very floral and very raw, bright with camphor and a hint of wood spice along with roses and red beryl frui... Read more

A bit sweet but with nice fruit, spicy, soft mint, a touch of baking spice, soft and indistinct in the mouth, a nice seedy note. Fruit is clean and... Read more

Smokey yet high toned and perfumed with layered notes of cherry pits, dried flowers and spice tones. Bright and fresh in the mouth with lively acid... Read more

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Editorial Reviews for Poderi Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,215
4.50 5
07/13/2014

Tight and deep on the nose which is both very floral and very raw, bright with camphor and a hint of wood spice along with roses and red beryl fruit. Very cool and finely textured in the mouth, really a gorgeous texture so bright and fresh and light on the palate with slow to emerge red plum, wild cherry and spice flavors. The tannins start building on the midpalate and pile on the moderately long finish. Perhaps a bit uncomplicated but elegant and nervy with precision and length, none. This is more driven by acids than tannins. 92pts


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,215
3.00 5
Vintage: 2006 10/30/2010

A bit sweet but with nice fruit, spicy, soft mint, a touch of baking spice, soft and indistinct in the mouth, a nice seedy note. Fruit is clean and fresh, nice feeling mid-palate, transparent with deep, wild dark berry fruit, tight finish, nicely done if a bit boring. (84-85pts)


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,215
4.50 5
Vintage: 2004 06/22/2009

Smokey yet high toned and perfumed with layered notes of cherry pits, dried flowers and spice tones. Bright and fresh in the mouth with lively acids in a somewhat easy style yet with wonderfully pure and fresh fruit. Really lovely integration here and the wood is offering only a spice note with tannins that are extremely well managed. 91pts


Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065204,215
4.00 5
Vintage: 2004 06/22/2009

A bit reticent on the nose and showing some new wood but still lean and attractively focused. In the mouth this is very polished and tight with nice fruit but the tannins really clamp down cutting the finish short and leaving you with a bit of wood spice finale. 88pts


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External Reviews for Poderi Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi

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Vintage: 2008 08/07/2012

Ripe fruit and barely on the nose follow through to a full body, with round and chewy tannins and lots of new wood on the finish. Needs time to come together in the bottle. James Suckling. A Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont in Italy. 2008 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 750ml


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Vintage: 2008 11/14/2013

Ripe fruit and barely on the nose follow through to a full body with round and chewy tannins and lots of new wood on the finish. Needs time to come together in the bottle. James Suckling.


External Review
Vintage: 2008 08/04/2012

A Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont in Italy. 2008 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 750ml


External Review
Vintage: 2007 06/17/2011

The 2007 Barolo Costa Grimaldi is fabulously rich, dense and well-balanced in this vintage. The Costa Grimaldi is made from a parcel of the Via Nuova vineyard in Barolo at 350 meters above sea level with a sheltered south-east exposure that provides ... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont in Italy. 2007 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 750ml


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Vintage: 2000 01/17/2009

The 2000 Barolo Grimaldi, expressive in aroma with sensations of iris, violets, and mint, is already rather silky in texture but fresh and long as well, sustained on the mid-palate and finish and with... Robert Parker. A Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont in Italy. 2000 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 750ml


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Vintage: 1996 05/18/2010

A Nebbiolo wine from Piedmont in Italy. 1996 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi 750ml


Ratings & Tags for Poderi Luigi Einaudi Barolo Costa Grimaldi

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07/13/2014

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