Deep garnet-colored. Has very concentrated tarry cassis aromas and full, ripe, densely packed fruit flavors that are fleshy, with tar and tobacco undertones. Close to its peak, but without the sweet edge of Chevalier.
The Giacomo Conterno 2016 Barolo Arione is a wine that opens gradually to show increased definition and richness. The word spessore is thickness in English; however, the Italian word denotes a little more... Read More
Lachaux’s 2002 Clos de Vougeot, from a large well-placed parcel, is an exceptional example of this grand cru’s rarely seen potential. Its deep, intense aromas display licorice-infused blackberries... Read More