This classic Barolo has an expressive perfume of rose, underbrush, porcini mushroom and cinnamon. The palate shows bright red cherry, white pepper, mint and balsamic notes, with uplifting mineral tones. This is still young, and needs time to open and develop.
Italian Editor Kerin O’Keefe reviews all Italian wines for Wine Enthusiast. Previously she wrote regularly on Italian wine for Wine News, World of Fine Wine and Decanter. She is the author of Franco Biondi Santi: The Gentleman of Brunello (2005), Brunello di Montalcino: Understanding and Appreciating One of Italy's Greatest Wines (2012) and Barolo and Barbaresco: The King and Queen of Italian Wine (2014).Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.