Piedmont

PIANPOLVERE 'SOPRANO BUSSIA' BAROLO RISERVA 2001
Article code VF0055
$145.00
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94 Points - Stephen Tanzer - “Moderately saturated medium red. Knockout ineffable nose combines all the major Barolo food groups: strawberry, truffle, musky underbrush, dried flowers, licorice, tar. Enters the mouth like silk, then shows outstanding depth
PROPIETA SPERINO DEL ROSA 2018 1.5L
Article code VF13685
$43.00
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“A courageous ‘wine growing archaeology’ project, that speaks of passion.
Proprietà Sperino is the realisation of a dream: to restore the important tradition of Lessona wines by recovering the historic cellars to produce a wine with the greatest respect
BROVIA ROERO ARNEIS 2017
Article code VF13429
$29.00
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“The sole white wine of the estate is produced in the Roero district from an 0.80 hectare plot in Vezza d’Alba. The soil is essentially sandy in composition and sits at 340 meters altitude on south-facing slopes. The vineyard was planted in 1980. Harvest
MAURO MOLINO BAROLO 2015
Article code VF13509
$39.00
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“Established in 1953, the Azienda Agricola Molino, is located near the ancient abbey of S. Martino di Marcenasco and includes one of the most famous crus of the Langhe, “Vigna Conca”, among its vineyards. The estate is run since 1978, year of the death of
BRICCO MAIOLICA TRIS LANGHE ROSSO 2016
Article code VF13479
$23.00
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“‘Tris’ is made up, in nearly equal percentages, of Barbera, Dolcetto refined in steel tanks and Merlot which makes fermentation in tanks of the same kind and which ages for 9 months in 225L French oak barrels used for the second and third time, then Merl
BROVIA BARBERA D’ALBA “CIABOT DEL FI” 2016
Article code VF13427
$37.00
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“The Brovia wines are vinified in the classic style. Grapes are lightly crushed before going into the fermentation tanks. The length of the fermentation period depends on the grape variety but the Nebbiolo for various Barolo cuvées can extend as long as a
LA RAIA GAVI RISERVA 2014
Article code VF13423
$30.00
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“At La Raia we produce wines of great personality, surprisingly able to evolve. Thanks to the biodynamic organic approach we have discovered the Gavi terroir’s originality and vitality, a century-long history of nature. And our wines are a pure expression
PIAZZO BARBERA D’ALBA 2017
Article code VF13420
$17.00
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“These estate bottled wines are an excellent representation of the Langhe region. The Barbera grape probably originated in the hills of Monferato, and is a local favorite of the people of Piedmont. Although this varietal is extremely popular as it is able
PODERI ALDO CONTERNO LANGHE ROSSO 2015
Article code VF9126
$30.00
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“Candied cherry, black currant, cedar and leafy underbrush flavors run into stiff tannins on the finish.”
FAVARO ERBALUCE DI CALUSO 2017
Article code VF13371
$25.00
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Indigenous to Caluso, these Erbaluce grapes are hand-harvested and the resulting white wine is aged on its lees in stainless steel tanks for four months. Pale staw/gold colored, the nose is of wildflowers and yellow apples. Crisp, firm acidity backs up
GIACOMO BORGOGNO BAROLO 2012
Article code VF13311
$66.00
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90 Points - Monica Larner - The Wine Advocate: “The 2012 Barolo sees fruit sourced from various spots around the Barolo township. This is a classic expression with a tight tannic structure and good tension in terms of mouthfeel. This was a hot vintage, wi
FIGLI LUIGI ODDERO BARBERA D’ALBA 2016
Article code VF13296
$25.00
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“Carefully sorted grapes undergo fermentation for 10 to 12 days in thermo-regulated tanks at 27° - 29° C. The malolactic fermentation takes place in stainless steel and concrete vats.
Ageing in stainless steel vats for 8 to 12 months. The ageing process i
BARTOLO MASCARELLO BAROLO 2006
Article code VF0048
$275.00
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The Wine Advocate - 96 : "Mascarello’s 2006 Barolo boasts great purity and density in a round, harmonious expression of fruit that emerges from a mid-weight frame. Silky tannins frame the intensely fragrant, dark red fruit as this exceptionally elegant, r
BARTOLO MASCARELLO BAROLO 2014
Article code VF8900
$199.00
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94 Points - Monica Larner - The Wine Advocate: "Here is another very successful expression from one of the appellation's legendary estates at the heart of Barolo. The 2014 Barolo is light and delicate in appearance with a delightful bouquet of wild rose,
BOVIO LANGHE NEBBIOLO FIRAGNETTI 2017
Article code VF13111
$27.00
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“Intense ruby red, with a fruity, fresh, youthful nose hinting at the varietal’s leathery overtones. On the palate it is young, slightly spicy and elegant.”
MASSONE ‘MASERA’ GAVI 2017
Article code VF13081
$16.00
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"Ripe, rich fruit provides perfect balance to the vibrant acidity of the single-varietal, single-vineyard bottling of “Vigneto Masera”, producing a wine with both weight and crispness, along with intense aromas of lime, pear, apple and exotic fruits. An i
LUIGI FERRANDO CAREMA ‘ETICHETTA NERA’ 2013
Article code VF13278
$87.00
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“This exceptional and rare wine is produced only in the finest vintages. It comes from a special selection of grapes harvested from several particularly well-placed parcels within the appellation (frequently from the Silanc and Siei vineyard sites). Aged
BREZZA LANGHE NEBBIOLO 2015
Article code VF12369
$20.00
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“This wine displays a nose of primary aromas (floral, rose, violet, and citrus hints of orange peel), lighter on the palate and relatively easy to drink. It adapts more easily to pairing than an austere Barolo, but will pair with a lighter summer menu and
FRATELLI MINUTO BARBARESCO RISERVA SPECIALE 1967
Article code VF12395
$99.00
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A very rare bottling from an historic Barolo estate no longer active.
FRATELLI MINUTO BAROLO RISERVA SPECIALE 1967
Article code VF12397
$99.00
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A very rare bottling from an historic Barolo estate no longer active.
GAJA BARBARESCO 1967
Article code VF12549
$429.00
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92 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “Gaja's 1967 Barbaresco was denser in texture, with surprising depth and richness, if not the complexity or freshness of the Giacosa. It too was a superb example and an absolutely delicious wine. The Gaja winery was
ANTONIO VALLANA SPANNA MONTALBANO 1964
Article code VF12543
$219.00
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“Some fantastic, well aged nebbiolo from a well loved producer of great renown”
POGGIO TIMORASSO CAESPES BIANCO 2014
Article code VF12101
$26.00
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“Intense minerality buoyed by notes of citrus fruit, spices, and hard herbs. Taut yet accessible; focused palate;
punctuated by mouthwatering finish.”
CANTINA DEL GLICINE BARBARESCO VIGNESPARSE 2013
Article code VF12087
$37.00
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“Fragrance: ethereal and composite (liquorice, wild rose, violet).
Taste: dried, endearing, calm, of great elegance.”