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Barbaresco Sori Tildin, Gaja 2017

Label
RegionItaly
SubregionBarbaresco
ColourRed
TypeStill

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Italy2017Barbaresco Sori Tildin, Gaja

6 bottle minimum order

BT2 \ 6303,970.001298 JS30441.11112498.0098.00Barbaresco Sori Tildin, Gaja0.7510
Italy2017Barbaresco Sori Tildin, Gaja

Individual OWC

1 bottle minimum order

MG1 \ 064,260.00698 JS6473.3333333333398.0098.00Barbaresco Sori Tildin, Gaja1.510
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Tasting Notes

Extremely perfumed with strawberries, flowers, cherries and hints of ash and tar. Medium to full-bodied with tightness and raciness to the tannins. Polished, too. Very, very persistent. Try after 2022.

98
James Suckling, JamesSuckling.com, August 2020

The Gaja 2017 Barbaresco Sorì Tildìn opens to a luminous ruby appearance with pretty crimson highlights. This vintage appears lighter in color and concentration compared to past editions. The bouquet delivers a purity and sharpness nonetheless, but it offers less overall fruit. It shows subtle berry tones with blue flower, aniseed and candied orange peel. This very young Sorì Tildìn takes time to open, and it remains on the nervous side even after it has been given ample time in the glass. The best course of action is to wait until the 10-year mark before opening this bottle. It needs that extra time to soften and flesh out.

94
Monica Larner, RobertParker.com (251), October 2020

The 2017 Barbaresco Sorì Tildìn is a tightly wound and austere wine that is going to need at least a few years to soften. Today, it is decidedly tight and lighter in body than is customary. Last year, the 2017 had more body, but it seems to have lost some of that depth since then. Nervy contours and bright acids dominate the balance today, even with considerable aeration.

92
Antonio Galloni, vinous.com (192), October 2020
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