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1997 Roberto Voerzio Barolo Riserva Vecchie Vigne dei Capalot Brunate - 1.5 Liter

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$395.00

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WA 98
WS 98

Product Overview

Wine Details

Bottle Size 1.5L
Vintage 1997
Varietal Nebbiolo
Producer Roberto Voerzio
Region Piedmont
Color Red
Country Italy
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Price $395.00

Wine Advocate (WA) Review

WA 98
The formidable 1997 Barolo Capalot della Brunate Riserva is a candidate for Barolo of the vintage. A massive wine, it exhibits aromas and flavors of vitamins, coffee, chocolate, black cherry liqueur, licorice, and pain grille, a terrific palate entry with oodles of glycerin as well as extract, multiple flavor layers, and sweet tannin in the 60-second finish. There is plenty of tannin lurking beneath the surface, so it, ideally, needs to be aged for 6-7 years. It will age for three decades. This is a tour de force in winemaking!-Robert Parker

Wine Spectactor (WS) Review

WS 98
asted from magnum. Dark color. Intense aromas of white truffle, meat and earth, but then turns to ultrarich fruit from blackberry to raspberry. Full-bodied, with a powerful palate of velvety tannins and lots of ripe fruit. Yet it's balanced and refined. Deft winemaking here. Best after 2010. 110 cases made..-JS
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