Cavallotto Barolo Riserva Bricco Boschis San Giuseppe 2015 (6x75cl)

The (joint) highest-rated Barolo of the 2015 Barolo vintage.

Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis 2017 (6x75cl)

Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis 2017 (6x75cl)

€580.00In Bond Price
€706.59Duty paid inc NL VAT
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  • Product Details :

    • Country : Italy
    • Region : Piedmont
    • Sub Region : Barolo
    • Type : Still
    • Year : 2015
    • Number of bottles in pack : 6
    • Bottle Size : 75cl
    • Pack Size : 6x75cl
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What the critics say:

 

98 Points | Jeb Dunnuck

The 2015 Barolo Riserva Bricco Boschis Vigna San Giuseppe is ripe with dried plum, saddle leather, crushed rock, and tar. Revealing a mineral-rich earth and full structure, with black tea, dried porcini, and cherry pit, it is warming with a wintery feel. This is a great one to lay down and check in on in 4-6 years. Drink 2025-2050.

 

98 Points | Wine Enthusiast, Kerin O'Keefe

Aromas of underbrush, camphor, new leather and woodland berries mingle with a whiff of pressed rose petal on this compelling red. Still youthfully austere but already incredibly delicious, it delivers raspberry compote, truffle, tobacco and licorice framed in tightly knit, noble tannins. Fresh acidity keeps it balanced. Another fantastic showing from this wonderful estate. Drink 2025–2040.

 

96 Points | Wine Advocate

The flagship wine from the talented Cavallotto family, comprising 8,938 bottles and 666 magnums, the 2015 Barolo Riserva Bricco Boschis Vigna San Giuseppe is still quite young but equally promising at its release. This is one of my favorite vineyard sites, and Castiglione Falletto, located at the center of the appellation, boasts prime positioning that unites the best qualities of its surroundings. Keeping in line with the vintage characteristics, the wine is generous in terms of aromas and fleshed out in terms of mouthfeel. There is plenty of red and purple fruit, and the wine gains complexity, thanks to pretty appearances of blue flower, spice, toast and powdery earth. The 2015 vintage is slightly softer and more accessible overall compared to the tightly knit 2013 and 2010 editions, two classic vintages for this Riserva.

 

Cavallotto

"Readers who appreciate a firm, classic style of Barolo will want to spend some time getting to know Cavallotto.”

– Antonio Galloni

Founded in 1928 and now on its 4th generation of family ownership, everything that happens at Cavallotto is ‘traditional'. They’ve been farming organically since 1976 whilst utilizing 20- to 100-hectoliter untoasted Slavonian oak botti for the maturation of their wines.  Cavallotto’s wines have become highly sought after by Barolo collectors for their classic, age-worthy, firm yet refined tannins. The secret to their success is the 100% family-owned Bricco Boschis Cru which is located on a hill in Castiglione Falletto, parallel to the famous Monprivato.

 

Wines from Cavallotto:

Cavallotto Barolo Bricco Boschis

Cavallotto Barolo Riserva Bricco Boschis San Giuseppe