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2016 Mauro Molino Barolo

Piedmont, Italy

The Barolo business, without the pricetag.

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About the Wine

As with many family estates in Piedmont, the new generation at Mauro Molino are proving themselves extremely capable in taking the reins.

Mauro’s children Matteo and Martina are sensitive to their regional heritage, and whilst progressive, have a keen respect for their father’s work.

The Molino estate may not have the high profile of others, but it always delivers calling card Barolo. Classic, approachable and excellent value for money. In a top vintage like 2016, you'd do well to snap up a few.

About Mauro Molino

Mauro Molino first bottled under his own label in 1982, but has much deeper family roots in the region. His father Giuseppe never bottled his own wine, but was a founding member of the Terre del Barolo cooperative in 1958. He believed in the potential that lay in his land.

Mindful of tradition, but unbound by dogma beautifully describes this estate, now in the hands of Mauro's children Martina and Matteo.

With 16 hectares now under vine, the estate is based in the La Morra commune, known for its graceful, floral and softly textured Barolo.

 

Matteo and Martina Molino
Matteo and Martina Molino
Barolo, Italy
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From the Producer

100% Nebbiolo sourced from Berri and Annunziata MGAs in La Morra and Perno MGA in Monforte d’Alba

Maceration on the skins for 12 days in stainless steel tank

Aged 24 months in neutral large (25 – 52hl) barrels

Blend : Nebbiolo (100%)
ABV : 14.50%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2035

Mauro Molino
Mauro Molino
Barolo, Italy
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Here's a classic interpretation of this vintage and a wine that will bring a big return on such a relatively small investment with proper cellaring. The 2016 Barolo is a tonic and compact expression of Nebbiolo that will flesh out and take on more volume with time. This estate is based in the comune or village of La Morra, known for graceful, floral and softly textured Baroli. However, this wine is a blend of fruit from Annunziata and Berri in La Morra and Perno in Monforte d'Alba. - Monica Larner

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Approachable Barolo and one of my favourite s. Taste of cherry, oak and rose petal

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