This classically crafted Barolo has wonderfully floral and earthy fragrances of rose, violet, truffle and leather. The palate shows wild cherry, white pepper and cinnamon layered with carob notes. This is young, tightly wound and shows great energy. Drink it after 2019 for more complexity.
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.