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Serralunga d'Alba Barolo Nebbiolo

9.016 ratings
8.72 pro ratings
Barolo, Cuneo, Piedmont, Italy
Nebbiolo
Lamb, Goose, Potato, Baking Spices, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Turkey, Beef, Pasta, Salami & Prosciutto, Tomato-Based, Soft Cheese, Chicken, Veal, White Rice, Herbs, Mushrooms, Pungent Cheese, Pork, Game, Exotic Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Martin Bergo

Dark brick color, clear; dark dried cherries, plums, some strawberries, honeysuckle, potpourrie of dried red flowers, hints of oak; dry on the palate, not very tannic at all, and quite lame on the midpalate, chestburning finish without the flair and elegance one would expect from this region and vintage.

Dark brick color, clear; dark dried cherries, plums, some strawberries, honeysuckle, potpourrie of dried red flowers, hints of oak; dry on the palate, not very tannic at all, and quite lame on the midpalate, chestburning finish without the flair and elegance one would expect from this region and vintage.

Sep 26th, 2020
Doug Cranmer

A very nice Barolo that didn’t break the bank. Paired well with grilled meats and fire-roasted vegetables while dining out. Bing cherry notes with a slight minerality on the mid-palate.

A very nice Barolo that didn’t break the bank. Paired well with grilled meats and fire-roasted vegetables while dining out. Bing cherry notes with a slight minerality on the mid-palate.

Jan 30th, 2022
D G
9.2

2 hour decant. Finish is a bit short.

2 hour decant. Finish is a bit short.

Aug 29th, 2021
Janet Tse

Really nice smell.
Orange color. Complex, tannins, cherry / plum , pepper
Paired with cheese and prosciutto

Really nice smell.
Orange color. Complex, tannins, cherry / plum , pepper
Paired with cheese and prosciutto

Apr 17th, 2021
Chip Habegger

Decanted several hours. Profile typical of a Barolo. Lots of red fruit: cherry, strawberry, raspberry. Heavy tannins. Opens into leather and tobacco. A few floral notes. Mid-palate is a bit sharp and finishes a little shorter than I’d like.

Decanted several hours. Profile typical of a Barolo. Lots of red fruit: cherry, strawberry, raspberry. Heavy tannins. Opens into leather and tobacco. A few floral notes. Mid-palate is a bit sharp and finishes a little shorter than I’d like.

Jan 2nd, 2021
Tooty Frooty

Tanninrik men lite blek. Dracks på La Copita, borås.

Tanninrik men lite blek. Dracks på La Copita, borås.

Dec 9th, 2019
David McCabe

David had this 10 months ago

David had this 10 months ago

Dec 2nd, 2021
Michael Hadley

Michael had this 2 months ago

Michael had this 2 months ago

Jul 22nd, 2022
Kirby Landon

Kirby had this 6 months ago

Kirby had this 6 months ago

Mar 22nd, 2022
Tyler Madigan

Tyler had this 7 months ago

Tyler had this 7 months ago

Mar 6th, 2022