2003 Giacomo Conterno Barolo Cascina Francia1 Rating
2003 Giacomo Conterno Barolo Cascina Francia
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Antonio Galloni"The 2003 Barolo Cascina Francia is a remarkable wine for the vintage. This deep, powerful Barolo reveals awesome richness and an almost liqueur-like quality to its fruit that is balanced by the chalky mineral notes that provide freshness on the finish and help convey an impression of notable balance. In 2003 there is no Monfortino, and the Cascina Francia surely benefits from the addition of that juice which is mostly felt in the wine’s depth. Resisting the temptation to harvest too early, Rober...
CellarTracker Community Tasting NotesCommunity Tasting Notes (average 90 pts. and median of 90 pts. in 11 notes)
Vintage ChartRating for Italy-Piedmont: 90 (slightly better than average year)