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Aldo Conterno Barolo Riserva Granbussia

Aldo Conterno
1988
1999
$495.00
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionPiemonte
Alcohol Level
Country
Italy
SubregionBarolo
Drinking Window
GrapesNebbiolo
Wine Description:
This Barolo Riserva Granbussia from Aldo Conterno is a stunning blend of Nebbiolo grapes from Bussia and Cannubi. Showcasing the formidable structure of Barolo, it offers a complex bouquet of dried roses, tar, licorice, and baking spices. On the palate, this full-bodied and intense wine reveals a beautiful combination of ripe dark fruits, earthy notes, and firm tannins. Its long, silky finish lingers on the palate, making it an excellent choice for special occasions.
Pros:
  • Aldo Conterno is one of Italy's most prestigious wine producers, and their Barolo Riserva Granbussia is an excellent example of the region's finest wines
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Cons:
  • The wine can be very tannic and intense, which may be too much for some palates
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User Rating:

4.6
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.8

Wine Expert Note:

This Aldo Conterno Barolo Riserva Granbussia offers a complex, balanced bouquet of dried cherries, licorice and dried herbs. On the palate, it has a firm structure with juicy acidity, ripe tannins and a long finish. It is a powerful, elegant and harmonious wine, with a unique character and depth. A perfect match for game, truffles and powerful cheeses.
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