2015 Revello Barolo Gattera

Barolo, Italy

Small batch Barolo from the heralded 2015 vintage. A small, progressive family producer in La Mora.



From The Importer

The Revello family encapsulate all that is brilliant about the newer generation of Barolo grower/producers.

They don't sit firmly in either the 'modernist' or 'traditionalist' vein, instead treading the line to make what, in their eyes, is a pure expression of both the Nebbiolo grape and the terroir of La Morra. Like any of the great wines in the world, their belief is that the best wines always rely on the work in the vineyard; a true grower's mentality.

Gattera exists as probably La Morra's most iconic single vineyard thanks to the enormous ancient cedar tree at the very crest. Sitting towards the top of the La Morra hill, it's Revello's coolest (temperature) Nebbiolo vineyard and usually produces the estate's most elegant wines.

It remains the only Barolo from Revello treated solely to large-format Slavonian oak, intended to showcase the elegance and always truffled nuances of this site. 

The Revello family
The Revello family
Barolo, Italy
Additional Info

From The Producer

VINEYARD: Nebbiolo, planted in 1960 – 1995

EXPOSURE: vineyards in loc. Annunziata subzone Gattera, measuring 1 ha, facing southeast, at 250 metres above sea level, and southwest, at 240 metres above sea level.

SOIL: Calcareous – Clay

YIELD PER HECTARE: 5.5/6.0 tonnes of grapes

HARVEST TIME: early-mid October

VINIFICATION: in horizontal roto-fermenters for about 6/8 days, with skins, followed by completion of alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks for about 10/15 days. and malolactic fermentation in steel.

AGEING: in Slavonian oak barrels for 24 months; bottling in July the year before release for sale; sale in March of the fourth year after harvesting.

ANALYTICAL DATA: alcohol content 13.5/14.5 % Vol.
total acidity: 5.10/5.80 g/l

Blend : Nebbiolo (100%)
ABV : 13.50%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2030
Bottle Size : 750ml

One of the Revello family
One of the Revello family's sloped vineyards
Barolo, Italy
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

James Suckling

"Attractive woody spices, vanillin and ripe red cherries and plums on the nose, making for an attractive and enticing Barolo. The palate has a sturdy and very evolved feel with a wealth of rich, assertive and smoothly wrapped tannins. Yet, it’s approachable. Drink or hold" - James Suckling (

Antonion Galloni

"The 2015 Barolo Gattera shows all of the natural richness of this La Morra site. Immediate and rich in its first impression, the 2015 hits the palate with notable intensity, but then some of that volume tapers off a bit on the mid palate and finish. It will be interesting to see if the wine's shape evens out a bit with time." - Antonio Galloni


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