2015 Fantino Conterno Barolo Sori Ginestra
Nebbiolo - 750ML
  • JS 97
  • VN 94
  • DC 92

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JS 97
jamessuckling.com, January 2019
This has a very impressive nose with ripe red cherries and plums, as well as abundant notes of sweet spice. The palate delivers a very assertive, plush and fleshy impression with a core of incredibly vibrant fruit that... This has a very impressive nose with ripe red cherries and plums, as well as abundant notes of sweet spice. The palate delivers a very assertive, plush and fleshy impression with a core of incredibly vibrant fruit that holds super fresh. The tannins are vibrant and the length is very impressive. Try from 2023.
VN 94
Vinous, February 2019
The 2015 Barolo Sorì Ginestra shows why this site is so highly regarded. Soaring aromatics make a strong opening statement. Spice, menthol, licorice, macerated cherry, blood orange, leather and pine all fill out the... The 2015 Barolo Sorì Ginestra shows why this site is so highly regarded. Soaring aromatics make a strong opening statement. Spice, menthol, licorice, macerated cherry, blood orange, leather and pine all fill out the wine's ample frame. Powerful, deep and layered, the Sorì Ginestra is a super-classic Conterno-Fantino Barolo. In this vintage, the tannins are especially polished, something that has not always been the case with young Sorìs. -NM
DC 92
Decanter, January 2019
Claudio Conterno and Guido Fanterno first teamed up in Monforte in 1982, and they and their families are still hard at work producing polished, modern-style Barolos that are aged in barriques. The nose is gently toasty... Claudio Conterno and Guido Fanterno first teamed up in Monforte in 1982, and they and their families are still hard at work producing polished, modern-style Barolos that are aged in barriques. The nose is gently toasty, but that doesn't obscure the intense cherry and raspberry fruit. Lush and svelte, the palate has moderate acidity and shows more texture than power, but it grows to give a muscular and complex finish. The high alcohol is not discernible. Read more at https://www.decanter.com/wine-reviews/italy/piedmont/conterno-fantino-sori-ginestra-barolo-monforte-d-alba-28295#C7uwBX4AUDY7Hauo.99
Color & Type Red
Varietal Nebbiolo
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Sub-region Barolo
Vintage 2015