Falletto di Bruno Giacosa Barolo Le Rocche del Falletto 2013 - Stirling Fine Wines
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Falletto di Bruno Giacosa Barolo Le Rocche del Falletto 2013
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Falletto di Bruno Giacosa Barolo Le Rocche del Falletto 2013

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750ml
$259.99
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Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Italy, Piedmont, Barolo
Brand Falletto di Bruno Giacosa
Garnet red colour. Ample, complex and elegant bouquet with reminiscences of rose, ripe fruit, truffle and spices. Its flavour is dry, full, generous, harmonious and velvety.
Wine Spectator
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Cherry and strawberry fruit is supported by leather, licorice, mineral and tar flavors in this red, starting out detailed and elegant, turning firm and unyielding by the finish. Though assertive, the tannins stay within bounds, and this finds equilibrium in the end. Best from 2022 through 2045. 1,150 cases made.

Bruce Sanderson, October 31, 2017
Wine Advocate
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The recent evolution of this wine is a bit confusing. After the 2009 Barolo le Rocche del Falletto was released, the wine was not made in 2010 or 2011. The following year, we got the 2012 Barolo Falletto that I scored last year. We now return to the series with the 2013 Barolo Falleto Vigna Le Rocche-which is, of course, the white label wine. The wine shows extremely elegant and fine characteristics with a dry and streamlined approach. Fruit tones on offer are delicate and nuanced. White truffle, balsam herb, violet and licorice are folded within. The wine was a little reticent when I tasted it and it definitely needs more time to flesh out in the bottle.

Monica Larner, June 30, 2017