Virna Borgogno Barolo DOCG "Cannubi Boschis" 2012
Grape: Barolo 47 year old vines facing South West
Aging: 50% in 500 liter oak barrels for 18 months; 50% in Slovenian oak barrels for 12 months.
Facts: 85% of La Preda vineyard and 15% of Sarmassa vineyard, 50 year old vines.
James Suckling 95 Points. "Very perfumed with sweet berries, light dark chocolate and hazelnut aromas. Full body, firm and silky tannins and delicious finish. Spicy, dark fruit aftertatse. Lovely to drink now but will deliver even more in 3 to 4 years."