1998 Gaja Sori San Lorenzo
Nebbiolo - 750ML
  • WA 96
  • WS 95
  • IWC 95

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WA 96
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, October 2001
The multi-faceted 1998 Sori San Lorenzo offers up notes of lead pencil smoke tobacco tar rose petals black fruits and espresso. Already incredibly expressive soft sexy and voluptuous jammy fruits infused with toasty oak... The multi-faceted 1998 Sori San Lorenzo offers up notes of lead pencil smoke tobacco tar rose petals black fruits and espresso. Already incredibly expressive soft sexy and voluptuous jammy fruits infused with toasty oak cascade over the palate. This easily understood seamless pure classic 1998...
WS 95
Wine Spectator, November 2002
Wonderfully fragrant with floral berry and mineral aromas that turn to minerals on the palate. Full-bodied with lovely polished tannins and a beautiful ripe fruit and mint aftertaste. This is a wine with wonderful balance... Wonderfully fragrant with floral berry and mineral aromas that turn to minerals on the palate. Full-bodied with lovely polished tannins and a beautiful ripe fruit and mint aftertaste. This is a wine with wonderful balance yet powerful. Best after 2007. 970 cases made. –JS
IWC 95
Stephen Tanzer's IWC, November 2002
...Cool aristocratic aromas of cassis violet marzipan tar and menthol; rather Barolo-like today. Big rich lush and sweet with uncommonly intense flavors of dark berries licorice and spices...The fruit really reverberates... ...Cool aristocratic aromas of cassis violet marzipan tar and menthol; rather Barolo-like today. Big rich lush and sweet with uncommonly intense flavors of dark berries licorice and spices...The fruit really reverberates in the mouth and on the strong back end. Tannins are substantial but smooth...
Color & Type Red
Varietal Nebbiolo
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Sub-region Barbaresco
Vintage 1998