Barbaresco, Gaja

Barbaresco, Gaja - 1967

Item # 16455 750mL
$424.96/ Single Bottle
$5099.52/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

This Gaja is fully mature and represents a transitional phase for this fine firm as the young turk, Angelo, had taken the reins by this point but had not yet fully abandoned the style of his father. Delicate and detailed with a gently softness that can only come with maturity.


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Piedmont

The most famous grape in Piedmont is the noble Nebbiolo, which makes the long-lived Barolo and Barbaresco. There are plenty of Nebbiolo-based wines that are quite enjoyable in their youth, however, often produced in smaller, lesser-known regions such as Ghemme or Gattinara. Several other Piedmontese grapes make striking and delicious wines: Pelaverga produces light-colored reds with distinctive...

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