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Fontanafredda 'Silver Label' Barolo, Piedmont Italy
92 Points

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Vintage: 2014
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BC: $40.0
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Quebec: $31.1

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -20214
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WineScores' Review


The silver label Barolo is a wonderful gift bottle or cellar keeper, but it's drinking extremely well now.
Cherries, leather and roses mingle with muddled grapes, pipe tobacco and dusty earth. Fresh with excellent posture it has finesse and persistence with firm but sweet tannins.


Pairs great with Gone Crackers Parmesan & Rosemary
 
 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Cheese - Hard/Aged, Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers, Italian Food, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces, GONE CRACKERS


©copyright 2012 Daenna Van Mulligen
Wine Scores reviewed - 2019-12-06 10:10:51.0

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92 Points

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91 Points

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93 Points

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