drink-now1990 Barolo, Falletto, Riserva, Bruno Giacosa, Piedmont

Product: 1990-0750-00-8117669
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I remember paying what at the time seemed like a small fortune for bottles of Giacosas 1990 Barolo Riserva Falletto at Pecks Enoteca in Milan. What I would give today to be able to buy more at the same tariff! The 1990 Barolo Riserva Falletto is one of Bruno Giacosas most towering wines. Period. Rich, layered and opulent, this mineral-driven, powerful Barolo covers every inch of the palate with masses of dark fruit, smoke, soy, plums, menthol, dried roses, pine and a host of other balsamic overtones. This vivid, kaleidoscopic Barolo is a reference-point wine readers wont want to miss. As always, the Riserva Falletto is virile and authoritative in tone. Simply put, it its profound. Anticipated maturity: 2010-2030.
Antonio Galloni - 27/02/2010
Bottle Price 75cl $10,500.00
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