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2008 Elio Perrone Barbera d'Asti Tasmorcan
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90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - March 2010

($18) Dark, bright red. Perfumed aromas of cherry, strawberry and flowers, lifted by Indian spices and pepper. Juicy, sweet and penetrating, with superb ripe acidity leavening the wine's sweetness without introducing any edges. In fact, this saline, soil-driven wine is quite tactile and creamy for its vintage. Finishes with light tannins, very good persistence and noteworthy energy to its fruit and soil flavors. The Rare Wine Company, Sonoma CA)

89 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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