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2016 Benevelli Piero Barolo Mosconi di Monforte

Barolo, Italy

A new cru Barolo for Massolino Benevelli in 2016 and what a debut it is!

$110.00

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About The Wine

The wines of Massimo Benevelli are considered some of the best value out of the Piemonte region.

A young winemaker who has a wealth of experience already under his belt, Benevelli has garnered a sizeable amount of praise from international critics for the purity, balance and transparency of his Nebbiolo and Barbera wines. For a quick glimpse into variety/region/style, the Benevelli Piero wines are not to be missed.

The Mosconi di Monforte is a new Barolo cru to entre the fold at Benevelli Piero. A powerful, resolute Nebbiolo, this is raised in smaller format oak (500L), built to cellar and impress over the next two decades of more. It's an impressive wine now but given time it will be something quite special.

Winemaker Massimo Benevelli
Winemaker Massimo Benevelli
Piemonte, Italy
Additional Info

From The Producer

Blend : Nebbiolo (100%)
ABV : 14.5%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2036
Bottle Size : 750ml

Benevelli vineyards
Benevelli vineyards
Monforte d’Alba, Italy
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

94Points
The Wine Front

"Red fruit, sage, spice, almond, quite floral too, but powerful and latent. It shows a little oak influence, though not overt, and the underlying power and ‘mineral’ feel to the wine, and the stuffing will serve it very well with time in the cellar. Tannin is firm and mouth-coating, with freshness and fine length to close. The feel of it is very convincing." - Gary Walsh (The Wine Front)

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