Elio Altare Larigi Barrique Barbera 2008

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SKU 09197


Dark ruby red in color, the Larigi has a very elegant nose layered with aromas of ripe berry, sweet spices and toasted oak wood. Warm and soft on the palate, its flavor is intense, with velvety tannins and a very long and pleasant finish. Serving suggestions: Griled red meat, medium aged cheeses.
Category Red Wine
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Langhe
Brand Elio Altare
Alcohol/vol 15.5%
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Wine AdvocateA quick trip to cellar provided an opportunity to get a glimpse of the 2008 Larigis, still in barrel. The wine clearly reflects the qualities of their respective vintages; the 2008 is big and muscular. This will be a fascinating wine to follow over the coming years.

Antonio Galloni, July 2009