Red

2005 Boroli Barolo

Nebbiolo

  • Italy
  • Piedmont
  • Langhe
  • Barolo
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Community Tasting Notes 15

  • Rocuronium wrote: 93 points

    August 3, 2018 - Perfect examples of a great aged barolo. Still plenty of acidity and fruit expressing themselves. Paired beautifully with a truffle pizza.

  • bjschmitt Likes this wine: 90 points

    December 31, 2017 - Served with country prime rib of pork, brown rice, and salad.
    Deep crimson, almost opaque. Decanted after flaw check - quite a bit of sediment. Touch of brick at the rim.
    Nose: dark fruit - plum and prune.
    Palate: dry, dark fruit, big flavor profile, moderated acid and tannin. Stood up to the prime rib (with its fat) quite well. Medium finish.
    Nice wine, but won't get any better.

  • quaffnov Likes this wine: 89 points

    November 20, 2016 - Three hour decant, this comes across in both the nose and the palate as a very average barolo, nothing stands out as very interesting. That said it is still a barolo, hence the score. Not sure if more cellar time will improve this, could be it is in a muted stage at this point.

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  • hutch Likes this wine: 91 points

    December 26, 2015 - The 10 year bottle this Christmas. This was quite nice, and much more accessible than a few years ago. I would put it in that "good" Barolo category. Nothing reveletory here, but it isn't priced like there should be.

  • lc33 wrote: 92 points

    November 23, 2014 - décanté 3h, nécessaire. Sur Sanglier grand veneur. Couleur évoluée : tuilé, beau nez. En bouche, puissant, tanins fondus, long en bouche. Empyreumatiques, sous bois, champignon, un peu de fruits rouges. Très structuré. A très bien tenu la route sur la longueur face au gibier en sauce. TB. A boire ou peu attendre qq années.

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  • By Antonio Galloni
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2005
  • Type Red
  • Producer Boroli
  • Varietal Nebbiolo
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Piedmont
  • SubRegion Langhe
  • Appellation Barolo
  • UPC Code 8027737503057

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  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 94 (57%)
  • Consumed 72 (43%)

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