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Gaja Langhe Nebbiolo Costa Russi
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Wine Details

Vineyard

Gaja

Varietal

Nebbiolo

Style

Red

Region

Italy

Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Violets and blackberries gain support from notes of licorice, smoke, and a strong streak of minerality. Great structure, awe-inspiring balance and an attenuated finis.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2010 Vintage) Color: Dark ruby/purple.
Nose: A captivating and refined nose with a well-integrated aromas of blackberries, violets and roasted coffee beans
Palate: Elegance and crystal purity characterize this extremely complex and densely woven wine with an aging patential of decades.

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    stewed cherries and prunes, leather and tar.

    almost 2 years
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    OMG!

    almost 2 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 130 on Aug-00
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/99