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Pio Cesare Barbaresco

Wine Details

Vineyard

Pio Cesare

Varietal

Nebbiolo

Style

Red

Region

BarbarescoPiedmontItaly

Wine Description

(2008 Vintage) Color: Glossy garnet red, with faint, vanished orange reflections Nose: Elegant scents of blackberry jam and spices. Palate: Dry, and generous with a clear background of roasted almonds.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    "Very pretty plum and fresh flower aromas follow through to a full-bodied palate, with velvety tannins and a long, long finish. Layered and serious. Very close to the fabulous 1997. Best after 2009. 7,000 cases made."