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Castello di Neive Barbaresco Santo Stefano 2008

Castello di Neive Barbaresco Santo Stefano 2008
$54.99

SKU 3704200050

750ml

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Colour: Brilliant garnet, typical of wines obtained from Nebbiolo grapes. Nose: Elegant, its varietal perfumes marry perfectly with fresh eucalyptus notes (typical of this particular vineyard), slightly withered flowers (pink, purple) and a sweet spices aftertaste. Taste: Balanced tannins with a refreshing acidity. Notable harmony, structure and persistence.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Barbaresco
Brand Castello di Neive
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Wine EnthusiastIn a departure from the fuller, riper style exhibited last vintage, this edition of Barbaresco Santo Stefano shows thorny, brambly elements of white cherry and forest floor. In the mouth, it shows tight astringency and not too much heft or supporting density. Drink after 2015.

September 1, 2011