Wednesday, November 28, 2007

1996 Aldo Conterno, Barolo Vigna Cicala, Piemonte, Italy

So again we have a “Cicala” in our flight. Forest, dirt, dust and cherries. Taste has a rough acidity confirming the youth of the ’96-vintage. I think I liked it better than the crowd as I appreciate these young Barolo tannins. (93+)

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