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8 Ratings
Fontanafredda Barolo Vigna La Rosa

Wine Details

Varietal

Nebbiolo

Style

Red

Region

BaroloPiedmontItaly

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: (91-93) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 137 on Oct-01
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 89(+?) - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 117, November/December 2004 ($90) Deep red-ruby, impressive for the vintage. Brooding aromas of black cherry, licorice and cough syrup. Fat, dense and chewy, but also backward and medicinal; this too conveys a clenched impression owing to its strong acids. The biggest of these 2000s. Very Serralunga, and distinctly primary and unforthcoming for the vintage. Finishes with a rather powerful tannic spine. (Wine W...
  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 160 on Aug-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/03
  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 149 on Oct-03