Carlin de Paolo Barbaresco 2017 750ml - Vine Republic
Carlin de Paolo Barbaresco 2017 750ml
SKU: 20128

Carlin de Paolo Barbaresco 2017

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Category Red Wine
Brand Carlin de Paolo

Here's a tremendous value. Barbaresco is one of Piedmont's greatest wines. 100% Nebbiolo from a strictly limited zone. Grapes were sourced from vineyards at 1000 to 1200 feet above sea level, with high-density plantings and careful vine training all to limit yields. The mature 40-year-old vines bring grapes with rich flavors, intensity and nuance. In the winery, the grapes are macerated for 25-30 days in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. It was then aged for 22 months in large French oak barrels. Garnet red with orange-red nuances. Aromas of intense red fruits and berries. Herbs and floral notes. Spicy and warm tannins. Full-flavoured with dominate features of violet, withered roses and a delicate sweetness.

James Suckling
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Aromas of loganberries and cedar follow through to a medium-bodied palate with fine, lightly chewy tannins, picking up a lightly toasty, vanilla note on the finish. Needs time to even out.