Piedmont

PODERE ALDO CONTERNO ‘BUSSIADOR’ CHARDONNAY 2016
Article code VF13897
$77.00
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PODERI ALDO CONTERNO ‘COLONNELLO’ BUSSIA BAROLO 2015
Article code VF13864
$175.00
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94+ Points - Monica Larner - The Wine Advocate - “Of these four Barolos from Poderi Aldo Conterno, the 2015 Barolo Bussia Colonnello (with a mere 5,000 bottles made) shows the most focused precision. This wine offers a very fine and detailed bouquet that
CASTELLO DI NEIVE SANTO STEFANO ‘ALBESANI’ BARBERESCO 2013
Article code VF13744
$53.00
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94 Pints - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “The 2013 Barbaresco Riserva Albesani Santo Stefano is a bit richer and bigger than the non-Riserva bottling, but it is not markedly different. Gorgeous Nebbiolo scents of wild cherry, dried herbs, menthol licorice an
BRUNO GIACOSA ROERO ARNEIS 2017
Article code VF13760
$29.00
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90 Points - Ian D’Agata - Vinous - “The 2017 Bruno Giacosa Roero Arneis is a good example of what this venerable house achieves with this lovely white grape. I have long thought that the Arneis was by far Giacosa’s most underrated wine. The warm 2017 vint
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
BROVIA DOLCETTO D’ALBA “VIGNAVILLEJ” 2016
Article code VF13428
$23.00
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“Harvested from classic clay-limestone soils from plots in Castiglione Falletto and Serralunga d’Alba, some planted in 1981 and the other portion in 1993. The grapes are crushed and fermented in stainless steel at 29 degrees Celsius for a period of a week
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
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 t
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
NERVI-CONTERNO GATTINARA 2015
Article code VF13301
$55.00
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“Hand-harvested.
Gentle destemming and crushing, fermentation in stainless steel vats at controlled temperatures. Macerated for a minimum of 15 days following the completion of alcoholic fermentation. Malolactic fermentation following alcoholic fermentati
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 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,
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
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.”
GIACOMO CONTERNO BAROLO 'CERRETTA' 2012 1.5L
Article code VF11909
$525.00
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94-97 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “Conterno's 2012 Barolo Cerretta boasts superb aromatic presence, precision and overall silkiness, with seemingly endless layers of fruit that come from all directions. Freshly cut flowers, sweet red cherry/plum f
GIACOMO CONTERNO BAROLO 'CERRETTA' 2012
Article code VF11908
$225.00
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94-97 Points - Antonio Galloni’s Vinous - “Conterno's 2012 Barolo Cerretta boasts superb aromatic presence, precision and overall silkiness, with seemingly endless layers of fruit that come from all directions. Freshly cut flowers, sweet red cherry/plum f