Red

2012 Francesco Boschis Dogliani Pianezzo

Dolcetto

  • Italy
  • > Piedmont
  • > Langhe
  • > Dogliani
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • Eric Guido wrote: (86 points)

    September 15, 2014 - The nose was alpine in it's profile, showing fresh blackberry, hints of cedar, cracked pepper, herbs, and mineral tones. On the palate, I found bitter blackberry fruit with a hint of orange peel. Brisk acidity first dried out the senses, yet made them water throughout the finish, while black fruit clung to the cheeks and gums. It's not a bad wine, but it's also not a crowd pleaser in any way. With food, it does it's job, but on it's own, it can be a task.

  • songoose Likes this wine: (88 points)

    August 3, 2014 - This continues to improve. Will it ever be great? Probably not, but it is starting to develop complexity, on the nose especially. With air, some really nice earth and tobacco notes were evident. Still a little thin on the palate, but good with food.

  • Anders Danielsen Lie wrote: (84 points)

    June 24, 2014 - sur dolcetto med ren og ærlig duft av sure kirsebær. Frisk og leskende, men litt ubalansert. Servert til brissel. Vin med fine mategenskaper, men ikke så mye mer enn det.

  • songoose wrote: (86 points)

    June 13, 2014 - Good pizza wine. Shrooms on the pie picked up a hint on the nose. Red berries, tea, tobacco, medium tannin and acid. A little watery on the mid palate. A decent quaffer... Would like it more for a few bucks less.

  • songoose wrote:

    April 4, 2014 - Bad bottle or some kind of travel shock.

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  • By Antonio Galloni
    Piedmont Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco (Oct 2013) (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2012
  • Type Red
  • Producer Francesco Boschis
  • Varietal Dolcetto
  • Designation Pianezzo
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Langhe
  • Appellation Dogliani

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 6 (60%)
  • Consumed 4 (40%)

Food Pairing

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Who Likes This Wine

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