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Damilano Barolo

Barolo

£245.00

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Size: 75cl

Optn: 1950 Red

Often called the "King" of Italian reds, Barolos are elegant and aristocratic wines. This is our last bottle of Damilano Barolo 1950 and is offered in excellent condition.

Brief Description

Condition

Excellent condition for its age with good level and nice clean label.

About

The "King" of Italian reds, Barolos are elegant and aristocratic wines which are made with selected Nebbiolo grapes grown in the very limited hilly district around the village of Barolo, in the Langhe area. Barolo is often described as having the aromas of tar and roses and the wines are noted for their ability to age and usually take on a rust red tinge as they mature. Barolo wines from this era tended to be rich in tannin making them ideal wines for cellaring. It can take more than 10 years for the wine to soften and become ready for drinking.

We have opened and enjoyed a several Barolos from the 1950's and have always been pleasantly surprised at how fresh they taste. Inevitably, they are lighter and have more sediment than their younger counterparts though remain complex and fine.

Our Views

A superb example of a 1950 Barolo which is in really good condition and would make a lovely gift.

Specifications

Country: Italy

Grape Variety: Nebbiolo

Region: Italy :: Piemonte

Vintage: 1950

Wine Colour: Red

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General Information

You can buy Damilano Barolo today and have it delivered in Eccleston, or most of the St Helens area that same day. All other UK mainland deliveries are shipped out either the same day or next day (click here for cut off times and delivery charges) on a 24 hour courier service.

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