The Langhe Nebbiolo 2008, due to the severe green harvest effectued during the summer, has a deep brillant red, an intense, persistent nose of fruits and spicies, with some hints of dried rose, cherries and tobacco. At the palate it shows a good, firm body and very refined tannins, with notes of violet, mint ad a fresh, vibrant fruit.
The 2008 Barbera possess all the characteristics of this classic vintage: a dark, inky red, with loads of red fruits, minerals and a touch of graphite on the nose, and a long, rich taste, in which the fruity components and the spicy notes are well balanced by a good acidity. The quality of the vintage is well evident in the length but also round and polished finish of this wine.
The Barbaresco Fausoni 2007 presents a nose of elegant notes of spicies, menthol, eucalyptus and sweet red fruits. Refined and velvety on the palate, it has a good richness and persistence on the palate, with intense, elegant nuance of minerals on the finish. The tannins, as usual very refined, in this vintage are particularly gently and balanced by its good length; red fruits and menthol can be also found as the wine opens up in the glass.
The Cottá 2007 is fruit-driven on the nose, with notes of red and black fruits, a typical aroma in this zone, and refined nuances of mint. On the palate it displays notable length as well as a great combination of finesse and power, with layers of ripe fruits, more evident as the wine opens up in the glass. The tannins are expressive and silky.
The Barbaresco Riserva 2005 presents a nose dominated by elegant notes of menthol,eucalyptus, licorice and sweet red fruits. With the aging, the bouquet opens up with notes of flowers, sweet spicies and “goudron” On the palate it’s refined and velvety but with a good persistence as well and an elegant nuance of minerals on the finish. The tannins, solid and very refined, are balanced by its richness; red fruits and menthol can be also found as the wine opens up in the glass.
It has a cherry red color of good intensity and a rim with blue tones intrinsic of its youth. Clear, honest aromas with a predominance of red fruits, mulberry and blackberry. A very subtle background of oak and earthy-minerals. On the palate it is structured and balanced with a long and pleasant aftertaste.
A deep cherry colour with violet glints in the outer rim. On the nose, it is elegant, bringing intense notes of mature fruits and toasty touches very well balanced. Powerful on the palate, fleshy and tasty with ripe fruit tannins. Vanilla and balsamic hints coming through.
Deep dark red cherry colour with a violet rim. On the nose, there are attractive wild black berry fruit with oaky aromas and balsamic hints. Spicy notes, coffee, cacao and black tea with some mineral touches. Powerful and opulent on the palate. There are nice tannins and an excellent backbone. This wine has a perfect harmony between fruit and oak and a surprising lingering finish.
An intense, ripe cherry colour with violet hues. The nose is broad and persistent. Aromas of mulberry and blackberry and spices – balsamic aromas such as liquorice which is particular to the variety. Fragrant and very feminine white-flower tones can be appreciated that enhances its complexity. Roasted tones reminiscent of cinnamon, cloves, ginger and aniseed.
The wine exhibits the flavours of the identity of the area through garnatxa and samso with lots of mineral concentration. On the palate, it is a well-structured wine, full body with rich blackberries. Opulent but soft tannins, this wine carries great depth and has a long aftertaste.