Barolo "Bricco delle Viole", G.D. Vajra

Barolo "Bricco delle Viole", G.D. Vajra - 2015

Item # 29365 750mL
$73.99/ Single Bottle
$443.94 $399.55/ Case of 6
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Red
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Tasting Notes

Bricco delle Viole, the vineyard site, is located on an 11 million-year-old hillside that's composed of clay and chalk soils. The palate is noble, elegant, and classic, with aromas of roses, cherries, and violets. Decant and enjoy today, or don't hesitate to drink in 10 or 20 years as this bottle is for the collector and the cellar.


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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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