Northwest Wine

503.206.8589 Sign In | Your Account cart

Search:

Build a Case


Podere Ruggeri Corsini Barolo "Bussia" 2009


Winery:
Podere Ruggeri Corsini


$39.95 Regular

$35.96
in any 12 bottle order or Build a Case

Qty.

divider

Review:

Previous vintage 2006 tasting notes:

Decanter Magazine 4 Stars
#10 Rated 2006 Barolo

Decanter Magazine - Subtle blackberry, blueberry, cinnamon, toast and floral perfume. Lovely concentrated and classy fruit which has been excellently put together. It has firm but not aggressive tannins. Classy and classic. Drink 2012-2019.

2005 Vintage Tasting Notes

Seductive aromas of licorice, black berries, crushed rose, and resin. The scents from a glass of Barolo are hypnotic and ethereal--there are few wines like it. Maybe the best thing is realizing the aromatics will only improve with time.

The palate offers a perfect mix of sweet cherry and blackberry that sweetens on the finish, picking up touches of red berry then mingling with cedary spice and subtle dark cocoa on the structured refined finish. This is outstanding value Barolo that will provide years of enjoyment in the cellar--you could buy a case and drink a bottle each year for the next twelve and find an evolving masterpiece. Best to have this with food for near term drinking, like hearty meat dishes (braised short ribs would be perfect), from a decanter.

Medium-deep ruby red with garnet to orange overtones. There should be an exhilarating rush of freshness on the nose, followed immediately by warming broader elements, which can include candied cherries, bitter cherries, plums, strawberries and raspberries. There are also darker tones of chocolate, hazelnuts,licorice, with herbs, cinnamon and vanilla as well. Braised stewed red meats ,game (particularly wild boar). Barolo goes well with intensely flavored dishes based on mature and spicy cheeses. - the winery

NEBBIOLO 100% from Monforte d'Alba 26-45 year old vineyard.

Ruggeri Corsini is the husband and wife team of Nicola Argamante and Loredana Addari. Nicola is a prominent viticulturalist who has consulted for some of the biggest names in Italian wine. Together they produce a spectacular portfolio of wine.

Previous Vintage Tasting Notes

Wine Spectator 91 points

"Gorgeous aromas of blackberry, raspberry and strawberry. Full-bodied, with a wonderful core of ripe yet fresh fruit. Long and silky. Ultrarefined. Best after 2011. 450 cases made. Suggested retail $60. - JS"

Wine Clubs | Oregon Wine | Washington Wine

Privacy Policy | View Cart | Customer Service | Contact Us | Sign up For Newsletter

503.206.8589 or 541.752.7418 store@northwest-wine.com
Avalon Wine Inc. 3115 NE Sandy Blvd. #127 Portland, OR 97232

Purple Wine Company, Inc., a California limited liability company,
and its AVALON brand are not in any way affiliated with Avalon Wine, Inc, an Oregon corporation,
or Avalon Wine's store at its physical location in Oregon.

1997-2013 Avalon Wine Inc. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this site prohibited without permission.