1959 Gaja Barbaresco DOCG Piedmont
38 Ratings
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38 Ratings
1959 Gaja Barbaresco DOCG Piedmont

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) The Gaja Barbaresco is garnet in color. The nose is almost sensual in its complexity, with aromas of forest fruits, plums, licorice, mineral and coffee scents. The taste is long, with a complex finish with fine, silk-like tannins and good acidity; dense structure, full of super-ripe fruit.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1995 Vintage) Very good deep red-ruby. Game, leather, currants and smoky oak on the nose. Supple, fairly dense fruit supported by sound acids. But with a bit less flesh and extract than the two subsequent vintages,...

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Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1998 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate