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2005 BARBARESCO, Il Bricco, Pio Cesare. Piedmont, Italy

Alcohol Percentage: 14.5%
Area: Alba is the main wine town of Piedmont, home of both the revered white truffle and the great wines of Barolo and Barbaresco. This wine comes from one of the great vineyards of the area, Il Bricco, which is near the village of Treiso
Grape Variety: Nebbiolo, aged for 30 months in small new French oak barrels and the rest in large old casks
Producer: Pio Cesare are a large but well-reputed house, owning more than 50 hectares in Barolo and Barbaresco
Cellar Potential: The winemaking style makes this example approachable young (but do decant in advance). At its peak from 2014
Old Bridge Rating: ONLY 6 BOTTLES IN STOCK
Press Reviews: 95 points from James Suckling in the The Wine Spectator (USA)

£69.50 per bottle
This wine does not qualify for a further case discount

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5% discounts on Mixed Cases.
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