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2009 Damilano Barolo Lecinquevigne
Community Tasting Notes 28
shurpa14 Likes this wine: (89 points)
May 22, 2016 - Enjoyable Barolo especially considering the price. Nose of dried cherries, strawberry, tobacco, slate. Ruby red with very slight browning wedges. Tannins were grippy and acidity was medium plus. I wouldn't drink this without food. With a red pasta meat dish, this wine was really good and became much more refreshing. I let it breathe for a few hours. For $28, why not.1 person found this helpful Comment
Nutty08 Likes this wine: (91 points)
January 2, 2016 - Essentially popped and poured and followed over several hours. Expressive nose with meat and cassis with a floral elegance. Palate was rather ripe and forward, but plenty of structure.Finish was medium to long with a delicious meaty note. Really nice barolo that is well crafted for early consumption. Drinking great now.
j.squared Likes this wine: (90 points)
January 1, 2016 - Very nice and enjoyable. Popped the cork about 2 hrs ahead of drinking it. Very smooth and lots of depth with a long finish. Cherry, anise, and plums on the nose. Very balanced. I really love this Barolo. Great qpr at $29.
vegastom2 Likes this wine: (93 points)
December 24, 2015 - Decanted for a hour. Very smooth and balanced.
flah00 Likes this wine: (86 points)
July 20, 2015 - Nose was floral and cherry. Unaccompanied by food, very dry and acidic. With some grilled sausage, dijon, hot sauce, and chivapi it mellowed. The fats devoured the acidity and it was enjoyable. Leaving it to breathe for an hour didn't help as much as drinking it directly from the cellar, at 58F. Not bad, for the money, could probably use more time in the cellar.
Pro Reviews 2
- Vintage 2009
- Type Red
- Producer Damilano
- Varietal Nebbiolo
- Designation Lecinquevigne
- Vineyard n/a
- Country Italy
- Region Piedmont
- SubRegion Langhe
- Appellation Barolo
- UPC Codes 100000420126, 2040000001193, 716898961087, 716898963036, 8023587097593
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 477 (72%)
- Consumed 190 (28%)