1996 Luigi Pira Barolo Margheria
Nebbiolo - 750ML
  • WA 93
  • ST 90

$144.94

In Stock: 3 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

$144.94

In Stock: 3 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

Shipping info Storage info

WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 1999
(90-93 points) The 1996 Barolo Margheria combines the best of the traditional style of Barolo with the more progressive modern wine making style. The color is a saturated plum. Over-ripe aromas of black fruits are... (90-93 points) The 1996 Barolo Margheria combines the best of the traditional style of Barolo with the more progressive modern wine making style. The color is a saturated plum. Over-ripe aromas of black fruits are accompanied by scents of soy, coffee, smoke, licorice, and dried herbs. Dense and full-bodied, with terrific fruit intensity, this multidimensional, layered wine is exceptionally rich yet sweet and forward. Anticipated maturity: now-2015. - Robert Parker
ST 90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC, November 2000
Medium orange-tinged red. Expressive aromas of redcurrant liqueur and underbrush. Suppler, sweeter and riper than the Marenca; not especially complex but mellow and enticing. Finishes with very good length and nicely... Medium orange-tinged red. Expressive aromas of redcurrant liqueur and underbrush. Suppler, sweeter and riper than the Marenca; not especially complex but mellow and enticing. Finishes with very good length and nicely buffered, relatively gentle tannins.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Nebbiolo
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Sub-region Barolo
Vintage 1996
Percent alcohol 14.5%
Closure Cork