2000 Gaja Costa Russi

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  • Nebbiolo
  • 750ML
  • WS 100
  • AG 95
  • ST 92

Reviews for 2000 Gaja Costa Russi

WS 100
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, July 2004
Fabulous aromas of rose petals and cherries with hints of raspberries. Full-bodied with ultrafine tannins and an incredible finish. This is so fine and so long. A real beauty that grows and grows on the palate. Great... Fabulous aromas of rose petals and cherries with hints of raspberries. Full-bodied with ultrafine tannins and an incredible finish. This is so fine and so long. A real beauty that grows and grows on the palate. Great Nebbiolo. Greatest Costa Russi ever from 34-year-old vines. Best after 2010. 890 cases made.
AG 95
Antonio Galloni - Antonio Galloni's Vinous, June 2011
The 2000 Costa Russi comes across as rich, dense and powerful, with impressive depth in its dark fruit. As always, Costa Russi is the most forward of Gaja's single-vineyard wines from Barbaresco. The intensity of the... The 2000 Costa Russi comes across as rich, dense and powerful, with impressive depth in its dark fruit. As always, Costa Russi is the most forward of Gaja's single-vineyard wines from Barbaresco. The intensity of the fruit carries through nicely to the finish.
ST 92
Stephen Tanzer - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, January 2004
Deep red-ruby. Enveloping aromas of plum, animal fur and smoked meat. Fat, plump and ripe but dry; a very round, rich wine with inviting flavors of plum, graphite and chocolatey oak. Uncompromisingly dry on the back, but... Deep red-ruby. Enveloping aromas of plum, animal fur and smoked meat. Fat, plump and ripe but dry; a very round, rich wine with inviting flavors of plum, graphite and chocolatey oak. Uncompromisingly dry on the back, but with very sweet, fine tannins.