PRICE TYPE: In Bond
Case of 6 £185.00
Nestled in the tiny hamlet of Sorano, in the Serralunga d`Alba subzone, La Contrada di Sorano is a newly established winery, brainchild of a young couple, Paolo and Cristina. This young and passionate duo have decided to make this tiny plot of land their new home. The inaugural vintage 2015 is a testament to their commitment to the natural environment surrounding their property. Applying a minimal intervention approach to the winemaking, this eclectic duo manages to craft a unique Barolo, which graces the palate with tons of wild herbs, bramble fruit and velvety tannins. The wine lingers on the palate, revealing notes of black tea and kirsch on the finish. This is as natural as Barolo can get, with minimal sulphur added and well judged use of old oak. The inaugural release has been produced in a ridiculously tiny quantity, just 733 bottles have left the property in...
Add to wishlist here.Release price valid until 30th April 2018, when the price will rise to £787, subject to availability. Like people of great ‘Carisma’ (Charisma), wines of great vintages know how to impose themselves naturally, without force, their balance allowing them to shine without having to flaunt themselves. The 2015 vintage perfectly expresses this behavioural trait. Born during a particularly...more
Le Serre Nuove dell’ Ornellaia 2016 benefits again from an exceptional vintage that highlights all the features ofBolgheri’s exceptional climate. Dark in colour, the wine shows a charming nose of perfectly ripe red fruit and spices. Thepalate is rich and well-rounded with beautiful velvety-textured tannins that coat the palate. A wine that combinesimmediate pleasure and great ageing capacity. Axel Heinzmore
Bottle 75cl £45.08