2006 Gemma Barolo Giblin Riserva


  • Italy
  • > Piedmont
  • > Langhe
  • > Barolo
Drink between 2015 - 2020
CT90.8 4 reviews
Borrowed from 2004
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Community Tasting Notes 2

  • Delli Likes this wine: (91 points)

    April 6, 2014 - A very nice, fruit forward modern Barolo. The wine is a crimson red and fairly transparent. The nose as well defined red fruit, tobacco and minerality. On the palate the fruit continued to show, the acidity and tannins were balanced. The finish was subtle with a smokey leather quality. The wine is a good value with lots to like. 5+12+16+8=91

  • La Turque wrote: (92 points)

    April 4, 2014 - The fruit showed right off the bat, and then withdrew for a couple of hours. The wine has a lovely acidity, structure and tannin profile, with vibrant fruit after a two hour decant. Leather, spices and tar on the nose, and a very long finish. Drink now or hold.

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  • By Walter Speller
    6/8/2012 (link)

    (Gemma, Giblin Riserva Barolo Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2006
  • Type Red
  • Producer Gemma
  • Varietal Nebbiolo
  • Designation Giblin Riserva
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Langhe
  • Appellation Barolo

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 56 (80%)
  • Consumed 14 (20%)

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Who Likes This Wine

67% Like It  3 votes