2012 Sordo Italian (Piedmont) Red "Perno Barolo"
Wine Name/Vineyard: "Perno Barolo"
Wine Category: Italian (Piedmont) Red
Grape blend: 100% Nebbiolo
State or country: Italy
Cases produced: unknown
KWG Score: 92.5 (based on 2 reviews)
Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (93)
Review date: August 14, 2016
Wine Review: This dark red colored Barolo opens with mild black cherry bouquet with a hint of red raspberry. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced and savory. The flavor profile is a tasty mild old oak and strawberry licorice blend with hints of gentle black cherry-cola. The finish is dry and its building dusty tannins roll on for a very very long time. If you like long finishes, this wine is for you. That said, I would drink it over the next several years. I would decant it and serve it with a well-marbled ribeye steak. Enjoy - Ken
Winemaker Notes: Not Available
Organic status: not organic
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