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Vietti Rocche di Castiglione Barolo 2014

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Description

Name: Vietti Rocche di Castiglione
Country: Italy
Region: Piedmont
Sub-Region: Barolo
Producer: Vietti
Size: 750ml
Vintage: 2014
Varietal: Nebbiolo

Vinous: 98 points
"Vietti's 2014 Barolo Rocche di Castiglione is shaping up to be a modern-day classic. Piercing, intense and austere in the best sense of the word, the Rocche is a wine of laser-like focus that will leave Barolo lovers weak in the knees. Candied cherry, pomegranate, kirsch, rose petal and violet overtones give the 2014 its inner sweetness and captivating perfume. In a word: stunning. Don't miss it."
-Antonio Galloni

Wine Advocate: 95 points
"This is a beautiful wine from a challenging vintage—Luca Currado tells me it reminds him of his father and his childhood. Indeed, the 2014 Barolo Rocche di Castiglione is a nostalgic wine with old-school Barolo aromas of wild berry, orange peel, hazelnuts and earthy truffle. The wine opens to a very attractive ruby color and dark garnet highlights. The mouthfeel is silky and smooth but extremely well structured at the same time. Some 150 magnums were made in this vintage because there is an expectation that this wine will age with grace and attitude."
-Monica Larner

Wine Enthusiast: 90 points
"The nose is rather shy but eventually reveals whiffs of dark-skinned fruit, underbrush, coconut, and a hint of camphor. It's medium bodied but firm, offering mature black cherry, licorice and a hint of espresso set against grainy tannins that grip the somewhat dusty, drying finish. Drink after 2023."
-Kerin O'Keefe