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2007 Andrea Oberto Barolo
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Community Tasting Notes 25
Dobi77 Likes this wine: (89 points)
December 16, 2014 - A bit overwhelming and cooked berries. Its good but not so elegant and refined. An early accessible modern style Barolo.
Dobi77 Likes this wine: (88 points)
December 7, 2014 - Expressive and intense nose of cherries, forest floor and some spices.
On the palate nice structure with fine coarsed tannins. Cherries, mushroom and some hints of vanilla. Good acid and well balanced. Elegant, complex with medium length for a Barolo. Drinking well now.
Rich S Likes this wine: (91 points)
October 28, 2014 - Decanted for around 30 mins. The nose on this wine was really expressive and continued to open up over the course of dinner. Cherry cough drop, lilac, cinnamon stick, a bit of cherry vanilla candy and red licorice. Really pretty. Similar flavors on the palate with dark, tart red fruit, sweet baking spices and some oak related notes. Medium+ acid and tannins but well integrated with a nice finish. This wine exceeded my expectations. Very good barolo for the money. Drinking well right now. Will probably drink my remaining bottle within the next year or so.
mr21cbs wrote: (87 points)
June 18, 2014 - I sure expected much more. Muted nose, not much character in the glass. Reasonable wine but nothing to write home about this Barolo. Still have a few bottles to drink.
April 5, 2014 - Old World Blind Tasting >$25 (Bin 75): Dark crimson core with reddish orange rim; red cherry, roses, menthol, licorice, sandalwood, hard red fruit, overall the nose is classic but kind of strict; red fruit on the palate with a medicinal quality, subtle grip, black tea, sweet initially; more old-school in style; should be good for many years to come.
Pro Reviews 4
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
November/December 2011, Issue #159 (link)
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- Vintage 2007
- Type Red
- Producer Andrea Oberto
- Varietal Nebbiolo
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country Italy
- Region Piedmont
- SubRegion Langhe
- Appellation Barolo
- UPC Code 8022799000865
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 161 (72%)
- Consumed 62 (28%)