Tag Archives: Barolo

Araldica Barolo Flori 2010

A great bottle of foreign wine for pizza this weekend is this Araldica Barolo for ~$30. Seriously?! Barolo which tends to be in excess of $80! Very suspicious, this can’t be good no? But look.┬áThe quality of wines carrying the … Continue reading

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10x Tractor Pinot Noir 2013 & Araldica Barolo Flori 2009

I’ve had several 2013 Mornington Peninsula pinots now, and they’ve all been impressive open wines. The Ten Minutes by Tractor 2013 continues the hits. A deep ruby coloured core accompanied by sweet spiced nose, bright cherry fruit, strawberry leaf and … Continue reading

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Mauro Veglio Barolo Arborina 2007, Piedmonte, Italy

In an attempt to “move forward” and erase the utter disappointment of the 1997 Terra del Barolo, I sought out the 2007 vintage and was pleasantly relieved with my encounter with the Barolo by Mauro Veglio. $70 from PWS, I … Continue reading

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Terre del Barolo Barolo di Castiglione Falletto 1997, Barolo, Piedmonte

I bought this bottle from Enoteca Sileno for $102, discounted down from $185. Never tried this label before, and from a good vintage so I took a gamble. I lost. With a rusty brick colour, the wine showed its age … Continue reading

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