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2001 Elio Altare Barolo Arborina

ITALY / PIEDMONT / LA MORRA
  • 95 WA
  • 93 WS
  • 93 IWC
  • Variety
    Nebbiolo

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SKU: 43862-2001-750-3A

This item is available by the case only

Total:
$110.00

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  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 93

    Full, deep red. Nose like a berry cocktail, with a distinctly liqueur-like ripeness. Then hugely rich in the mouth; perhaps larger-scaled than the 2000 but without quite the same silkiness of texture. Finishes with substantial tannic spine and superb persistence. Not quite as lush or suave as the 2000 but built to age. This may well be the superior wine in the long run.
    Author: Stephen Tanzer
    Issue: November/December 2004
  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 95

    The 2001 Barolo Arborina is still quite vibrant and primary. Sweet red berries, flowers, mint and licorice take shape in the glass as this gorgeous, polished Barolo opens up in the glass. There is plenty of Arborina tannic backbone and freshness to support the long, energetic finish. This is a dazzling wine from Elio Altare.
    Drink Dates: 2013-2026
    Author: Antonio Galloni
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 93

    Bright and superclean with mineral, berry and raspberry aromas. Full-bodied, with silky tannins and a caressing finish. Very fine. Long and silky.
    Drink Dates: 2007+
    Author: James Suckling
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  • Collector Data For This Wine

    • 100 bottles owned
    • 23 collectors