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Parusso Barolo 2012

$38.99
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$29.99

SKU 09403

750ml

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Made from Nebbiolo grapes from vineyards cultivated in Monforte d’Alba and Castiglione Falletto villages. The classic Barolo is released as Armando Parusso had, not separating the single vineyards, but combining them in one unique blend.

 
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Barolo
Brand Parusso
Alcohol/vol 14%
  • wa92+

Wine AdvocateThe 2012 Barolo shows distinct character and an all-encompassing approach. The wine strives for intensity, fullness and length. It achieves these goals with abundance. In fact, it probably crosses the line (maybe a few of them) if you are a traditional Nebbiolo purist. The idea here, however, is to create new boundaries and new goal posts for the finicky Piedmont grape. The aromas are direct and opulent with dark fruit and some dried prune. The mouthfeel is velvety and firm.

Monica Larner, June 2017
  • ws92

Wine SpectatorAlluring aromas of cherry, eucalyptus, menthol, licorice and tobacco introduce this seductive red. Beautifully balanced and long, with supportive, ripe tannins and a long aftertaste of licorice, spice and mineral. Best from 2018 through 2033.

Bruce Sanderson, October 2016
  • agv92

VinousParusso's 2012 Barolo is soft, supple and forward, with gorgeous aromatic lift throughout. Sweet red cherry, plum, rose petal and lavender flesh out in a gracious, mid-weight Barolo that is already quite expressive. This is a striking entry-level Barolo from Marco Parusso.

Antonio Galloni