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Pio Cesare Barbaresco Il Bricco

Wine Details

Vineyard

Pio Cesare

Varietal

Nebbiolo

Style

Red

Region

PiedmontItaly

Wine Description

(2003 Vintage) Il Bricco is a single vineyard Barbaresco from selected Nebbiolo that is only produced in top-quality vintages. Il Bricco is the name of the Pio family's vineyard in Treiso, an area of Barbaresco. The word "Bricco" means the peak of a hill. Il Bricco is not a generic peak, but the official name of the estate, marked on government maps as a specific hill dominating the Treiso village. The Il Bricco estate is well-known for the high quality of soil, microclimate and sun exposure. The fermentation...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 167 on Oct-06
  • Wine Spectator
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/2013
  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/21/2013
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast