88 Points | International Wine Cellar , November/December 2007
Medium-deep red. Woodsy red fruits and a hint of flowers on the nose. Sweet, supple and easygoing, with round flavors of red fruits and flowers framed and lifted by a mineral overlay. Finishes with firm tannins. At once serious and user-friendly.
90 Points | Wine Spectator
89 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate
Italy, like France, offers a world of wine styles within a single country: dry
Italian white wines ranging from lively and minerally to powerful and full-bodied; cheap
and cheerful Italian red wines in both a cooler, northern style and a richer, warmer southern
style; structured, powerful reds capable of long aging in bottle; sparkling wines;
sweet wines and dessert wines.
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Nebbiolo based wines made outside the Langhe hills are often lost in the commotion over Barolo and Barbaresco. The provinces of Vercelli and Novarra in the northern reaches of the Piedmont area are home to wines like Carema, Ghemme, and Gattinara. The latter two wines are mostly Nebbiolo, which as traditionally been blended with...
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