2004 Gaja Barbaresco Sori San Lorenzo0 Ratings
2004 Gaja Barbaresco Sori San Lorenzo
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Wine.comColor: Deep red Aroma: Highly concentrated currant and black cherry fruit with a hint of coffee, in addition to aromas of fine herbs, minerals and exotic spices. Taste: Almost always the most powerful and austere of Gaja's five single-vineyard wines, requiring a longer time to fully develop. A very focused, concentrated wine with a long, lingering finish and refined tannins. It has excellent aging potential. The 2004 Sori San Lorenzo is a drop-dead gorgeous wine. It presents awesome balance, espe...
Antonio Galloni"The 2004 Sori San Lorenzo is a drop-dead gorgeous wine. It presents awesome balance, especially in the way it marries power with elegance. This is a remarkably refined and understated Sori San Lorenzo, with never-ending layers of dark raspberries, licorice, grilled herbs and tar that flow from its sumptuous frame. A dark, brooding beauty, it will require several additional years of bottle at a minimum, but those with the patience to wait will be amply rewarded. In most vintages I prefer the Sori...
Wine AdvocateRating: 98/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 10/07
Vintage ChartRating for Italy-Piedmont: 96 (slightly better than average year)
Drinkability: too young, let it sit