2007 Giacomo Conterno Barbera d'Alba Cascina Francia
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3 Ratings
2007 Giacomo Conterno Barbera d'Alba Cascina Francia

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Expert Reviews
  • Antonio Galloni
    "The 2007 Barolo Cascina Francia is an unusual version of this benchmark wine. In 2007 Conterno decided against bottling his Monfortino. Conterno believes Nebbiolo can handle rain and humidity (hence his decision to make Monfortino in rainy years such as 1987 and 2002), but not drought. The result is a Cascina Francia that is unusually dark, rich and powerful. The floral, herbal notes that are typical in young Cascina Francia have been replaced by deeper notes of tar, smoke and licorice to match ...