This single-vineyard Barolo from the heart of Cannubi, the denomination's most historic site, is poised and well-balanced. It offers an intense bouquet of violet, rose and a whiff of new leather. The palate delivers sour cherry and spice flavors wrapped up in firm but refined tannins.
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.