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Date Printed: 4/20/2014
Cordero di Montezemolo Barolo Monfalletto 2008
Cordero di Montezemolo Barolo Monfalletto 2008
(search item no. 122124)
collectible wine
boutique wine
has fluid
has fluid 360

The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 4/20/2014: $45.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep garnet color, with perfectly mixed floral and spicy qualities in the nose. Notes of licorice, cherries in liqueur, cacao and fresh raspberries. Rich, full-bodied and elegant on the palate.

This is an aristocratic wine that finds its ideal match in game, jugged hare, braised beef, chamois, roe buck saddle, wild boar, venison, and pigeon. Superb with dishes garnished with white truffles from Alba, like cardoon flan with fonduta and duck ravioli.

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