Red

1979 Roagna Barbaresco

Nebbiolo

  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Langhe
  • Barbaresco
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Community Tasting Notes 3

  • Mr.T Likes this wine: 92 points

    December 27, 2013 - Mature, with red berries, leather and sottobosco. With time a hint of bonfire. Slender in the mouth with firm acidity. Melted tannins. Very fine. I don't believe this is to keep for much longer though.

  • french16 wrote: 89 points

    July 19, 2009 - My first encounter with Roagna.
    This was a very nice wine, not really tired but based on this bottle past its peak (only by a few years I'd say).
    Delicate nose with was getting more intense and focused with air: light cherry and vanilla with earthy notes. Med body, high acidity, again nice cherry and rose notes. Just like the nose it was getting better with air before falling. Finish was a little short.
    Nevertheless, a very enjoyable and interesting wine.

  • Keith Levenberg wrote: 93 points

    March 31, 2009 - Piedmont Night (Eleven Madison Park): Probably the wine of the night today in terms of catching it at exactly the right moment, the structure and material in perfect balance. Rich and intense, but supple.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1979
  • Type Red
  • Producer Roagna
  • Varietal Nebbiolo
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Langhe
  • Appellation Barbaresco

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 5 (63%)
  • Consumed 3 (38%)

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