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Francesco Rinaldi Barolo Cannubbio 2006:

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closed 16/03/2019, 03:39 PM

Lot size: 4 bottles of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 2006 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: Barolo, Piedmont/Lombardy, Italy
Fill level: Into Neck (IN)Question Mark Grape variety: Nebbiolo

2006 Francesco Rinaldi "Cannubio" Barolo

94 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

The 2006 Barolo Cannubbio is fabulous. Roses, sweet spices, dark cherries, minerals and licorice are some of the notes that emerge from this deceptively medium-bodied Barolo. Cannubi is the most famous hillside in Barolo for a number of reasons, not the least of which is a unique terrain where the two main soil types of the Langhe the sandier composition of the western part of the zone and the more compact terrain of the eastern parts are found in alternating layers. Rinaldi’s Cannubbio captures the floral qualities of Nebbiolo but with surprising muscle to back things up. There is a very slight hint of sweet spice on the finish that suggest at least part of the barrels are relatively new. Those subtle tones should dissipate over time. Anticipated maturity: 2016-2031. The transformation that has taken place at Francesco Rinaldi over the last few years is truly remarkable. It wasn't that long ago that the wines were harsh, lean and excessively austere, even within the context of traditionally made Barolo. Not any more. Today's wines are cut with beautiful precision and show exceptional harmony. Even better, they won’t take decades to come around. (12/2010)

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Other details

Stored in cool cellar since release.
Bottles are in excellent condition.

2006 Is another great year !!

Shipping details

Payment methods: bank transfer
Returns policy: No Returns
The wine can be collected: From postcode BS15, s glos, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Parcelforce or simular
Shipping paid by: buyer
Cost of delivery: £22 Mainland only
Delivers to UK
Other countries delivered to: uk mainland only.
Insurance options: included in postage insurance for loss does not include glass breakages. Max insurance £300

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