2001 Fantino Conterno Barolo Sori Ginestra

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  • Nebbiolo
  • 750ML
  • WS 99
  • IWC 95
  • WE 93

Reviews for 2001 Fantino Conterno Barolo Sori Ginestra

WS 99
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, October 2005
Pure crushed berries and plums with just a hint of wood and fresh mushroom. Full-bodied and compacted with loads of rich fruit and big velvety tannins. Gorgeous wine. Huge concentration yet balanced. Greatest wine ever... Pure crushed berries and plums with just a hint of wood and fresh mushroom. Full-bodied and compacted with loads of rich fruit and big velvety tannins. Gorgeous wine. Huge concentration yet balanced. Greatest wine ever from here and the wine of the vintage. Best after 2009. 1370 cases made. (JS)
IWC 95
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, November 2004
... Brooding aromas of red berries red cherry minerals and sweet oak. Thick and lush but juicy with lovely minerality contributing to the impression of grip. Wonderfully pure sweet red fruit flavors. This too builds... ... Brooding aromas of red berries red cherry minerals and sweet oak. Thick and lush but juicy with lovely minerality contributing to the impression of grip. Wonderfully pure sweet red fruit flavors. This too builds impressively toward the back and lingers impressively on the aftertaste. The finish features lush suave tannins that coat the front teeth and incisors...
WE 93
Wine Enthusiast - Wine Enthusiast, March 2006
Full-bodied and richly textured this wine nevertheless retains the essence of Nebbiolo in its delicately floral aromas and complex flavors. Cherries plums and prunes all mingle on the palate picking up nuances of vanilla... Full-bodied and richly textured this wine nevertheless retains the essence of Nebbiolo in its delicately floral aromas and complex flavors. Cherries plums and prunes all mingle on the palate picking up nuances of vanilla and spice. Long and silky on the finish...