Aurelio Settimo Rocche Dell'annunziata Barolo 2008

Barolo Barolo
Piedmont, Italy

$57.95 (293761)

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November 08, 2014

Critic Reviews (3)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

A most daunting yet approachable Rocche by Settimo, cinnamon splintered and floral spice in a flat out rocking...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a mature, tart edged, sinewy yet very flavourful Barolo - for fans only. If it's your first look at Barolo...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

An old school, dusty, earthy, decidedly non-fruity example of Barolo from traditionalist Aurelio Settimo, firmly in...

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Community Reviews (1)

Neil Phillips
Neil Phillips

Nose of tomato leaf, anise, sage, oolong tea and stewed cherries. Slight spiced pancetta.

Tart raspberry and cherry on the palate. Chewy tannins with high acid.

This is old-school and demanding; perfect for food. Not beefy, but mid-weight. Great long finish. Will definitely improve with cellaring.

Tasted November 2014.

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