Aldo Conterno Conca Tre Pile Barbera 2013 (750ml/12)
About Poderi Aldo Conterno
Poderi Aldo Conterno belongs to an elite group of historical Barolo producers who have truly shaped the history of winemaking in the Langhe. The essential resource the Wine Atlas of the Langhe writes: “Gran Bussia is universally acknowledged as one of the finest interpretations of Barolo. Created in 1970 from a selection of the estate’s best grapes, Gran Bussia – released only in the best vintages – has shown how it is possible to achieve a perfect marriage of aromas and flavor with unhurried ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
the Conca Tre Pile is a hilly area in Bussia Soprana whose main vines are Barberas with vineyards having a maximum age of 45 years. The barrels (barriques) are 100% made of new wood.
Wine Spectator"Earth and spice aromas and flavors flirt with core cherry notes in this firm, pure red. The finish is lightly astringent yet long, with an element of black tea. Decant." - Bruce Sanderson
James Suckling"Tangy and fresh with almond, plum and peach flavors. Medium body and a clean finish. Delicious and textbook."