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  • Cheese
  • Curry
  • Hearty Stews
  • Pasta with Tomato Sauce

2008 Bruno Giacosa Barbaresco Asili

  • Nebbiolo
  • 750ML
  • JS95
  • ST93
  • WS90

Reviews

JS95
James Suckling - jamessuckling.com, January 2013
Aromas are full of plums and lemons that follow through to a full body with silky tannins and a fruity bright finish. A pretty combination of ripe fruit and crisp acidity. Need two years to come together. Triumph for the... Aromas are full of plums and lemons that follow through to a full body with silky tannins and a fruity bright finish. A pretty combination of ripe fruit and crisp acidity. Need two years to come together. Triumph for the vintage. Try in 2013.
ST93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, January 2013
Captivating flower perfume lifts aromas of raspberry menthol and mint. Seamless in texture but a bit youthfully imploded offering terrific red fruit intensity without weight. Quite spicy for Asili. Nicely balanced... Captivating flower perfume lifts aromas of raspberry menthol and mint. Seamless in texture but a bit youthfully imploded offering terrific red fruit intensity without weight. Quite spicy for Asili. Nicely balanced silky floral Barbaresco finishing with continuing spice notes as well as serious building tannins for Asili.
WS90
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, January 2013
A sweet sawdust aroma turns to cherry and licorice notes in this fleshy red. The tannins add a chewy texture on the finish as this stays sweet and long. Best from 2013 through 2024. -BS