Fabio Oberto - Italy - Piedmont

Barolo Riserva - 2008

Grape Variety : Nebbiolo  
Caract. : Vin rouge sec  
Price : 58.00$
SAQ Code :  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 14% 
Bottles/Crate : 6 

Tasting :

Garnet red color with orange shades that gradually become more apparent as the wine ages. Subtle aromas, evolved, intense and persistent. On the palate there is a complex, dry and balanced wine with sweet tannins.

Wine Pairing :

Roasted red meat (Beef steak on the grill) or game dishes, lamb roast or tajine, strong cheeses.

Winemaking :

  • Variety: Nebbiolo 100%
  • Age of vines: 65-70 years
  • Yield of vines: 40 hl/ha
  • Irrigation: Natural
  • Harvest: Manual
  • Fermentation: Stainless steel during 15 days
  • MAturation: 26 months in old French oak barrel. 6 months in bottle. Malolactic fermentation. Without the lees.
  • Type of yeast: Indigenous
  • Cellar: 15 à 20 years
  • Decanting : 1h +

See the Press Review


Vintage 2008

  • James Suckling 03/2021: 92 pts.

Vintage 2007

  • Wine Advocatre-R.Parker 07/2020: 90 pts.

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