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La Spinetta Barbaresco Vigneto Gallina 1999

La Spinetta Barbaresco Vigneto Gallina 1999
$119.99

SKU 5756

750ml

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93
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92
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Barbaresco
Brand La Spinetta
  • st93

International Wine CellarSaturated deep red. Deep aromas of raspberry, plum, woodsmoke, flowers, tar and menthol. Rich, chewy and intensely flavored; at once seamless and nicely delineated, thanks to harmonious ripe acidity. A supple, aromatically complex wine that finishes quite spicy and long, with sweet tannins. Perhaps the smoothest and most accessible of Rivetti's '99s, but built to age.

Stephen Tanzer
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Wine SpectatorFascinating aromas of walnut, plums and crushed berries. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long caressing finish. This is built for aging and is wonderfully harmonious. Best after 2006.

James Suckling, November 30, 2002