Having heard some promising buzz about the 2001 vintage, this wine—one of the first 2001 Barbarescos tasted—was a bit of a disappointment. The mint, citrus and rhubarb aromas do open up and gain some chocolaty richness with air, but the finish remains tart, crisp and astringent.
Empson USA Ltd
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Czerwinski has been a wine journalist, editor and taster for over a decade and is a regular wine panelist, speaker and educator for events and organizations worldwide.