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1961 Francesco Rinaldi e Figli Barbaresco


  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Langhe
  • Barbaresco
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Community Tasting Notes 1

  • SteveHyde Likes this wine: 95 points

    February 22, 2020 - What a great experience it was to drink this wine last night. Bottle was in great shape, with fill just a couple of cm below the cork. The cork was fully saturated and not easy to get out. Double decanted morning before service. Color was amazing - translucent garnet with some undertones of bricking. Nose - just perfect old Nebbiolo. Fruit was sweet, well delineated, with nice balance and strong finish. So often these old bottles under perform. Not last night.

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  • By John Gilman
    Jul/Aug 2010, Issue #28, Francesco Rinaldi e Figli- Traditional Piemonte Excellence That Waits Only For the Fullness of Time

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1961
  • Type Red
  • Producer Francesco Rinaldi e Figli
  • Varietal Nebbiolo
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Langhe
  • Appellation Barbaresco

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  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 24 (67%)
  • Consumed 12 (33%)

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