2005 Giovanni Manzone, Barolo, Piedmont


Press and Tasting Notes

The best Barolo of the 2000 vintage is the 2000 Barolo Santo Stefano di Perno with expressive, expansive aromas of raspberry fruit, anisette, and game, and a firm but elegant body, shapely and focused, with classy tannins on its long flow. Drink: 2005-2018. 92 pts Wine Advocate



In northern Italy, Piedmont is home to a number of grape varietals.  Among them is the "noble grape" Nebbiolo.  Grown in several sub-regions, the most popular Nebbiolos hail from Barolo, Barbaresco, Langhe, Gattinara and ... Read More »