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8 Ratings
Gaja Costa Russi Langhe

Wine Details

Vineyard

Gaja

Varietal

Nebbiolo

Style

Red

Region

LanghePiedmontItaly

Wine Description

Color: Dark ruby/purple.
Nose: A captivating and refined nose with a well-integrated aromas of blackberries, violets and roasted coffee beans
Palate: Elegance and crystal purity characterize this extremely complex and densely woven wine with an aging patential of decades.

Expert Reviews
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  • International Wine Cellar
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar on Nov-02
  • Wine Advocate
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 137 on Oct-01
  • Wine Spectator
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 117, November/December 2004 ($374) Deep red-ruby. Enveloping aromas of plum, animal fur and smoked meat. Fat, plump and ripe but dry; a very round, rich wine with inviting flavors of plum, graphite and chocolatey oak. Uncompromisingly dry on the back, but with very sweet, fine tannins.
  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 160