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Barolo Aeroplan Servaj, Domenico Clerico 2016

RegionItaly
SubregionBarolo
ColourRed
TypeStill
Grape VarietyNebbiolo

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Italy2016Barolo Aeroplan Servaj, Domenico ClericoBT6 \ 678750.001297 ML7883.33333333333397.0097.00Barolo Aeroplan Servaj, Clerico, Domenico0.7510
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Tasting Notes

Aeroplan Servaj or "little airplane" is the affectionate nickname that Domenico's father gave to his young "free spirited" son. The Domenico Clerico 2016 Barolo Aeroplan Servaj is tightly wound and nervous at this young stage. The wine needs some coaxing before it relaxes to release wild cherry, candied orange peel, tilled earth and rusty nail. There is some distant sweetness in the primary fruit, but the wine is mostly defined by its very sophisticated, rich, sultry and savory sides. Between these two vintages (2015 and 2016), this wine is poised to ultimately deliver better results once it gets further down its evolutionary track. It delivers impeccable balance and linearity. 2025-2055

97
Monica Larner, Wine Advocate, July 2020
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