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2013 Conterno, Aldo Barolo Cicala

Colour: Red
Vintage: 2013
Appellation: Barolo
99 (JS)

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2013 Conterno, Aldo Barolo Cicala

99 (JS)
From £1,080 6 pack case(s) available

2013 Conterno, Aldo Barolo Cicala

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Per
Region: Italy (Piedmont)
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4
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£540
6
 
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Case (6 x 75cl)
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Original Cardboard Case
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In-Bond
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ETA
Our ETA dates are a guide and are subject to change. If you require more information on an ETA time please call UK +44 (0) 20 7269 0703 or alternatively email [email protected].
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Case (6 x 75cl)
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Original Wooden Case
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In-Bond
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2013 Conterno, Aldo Barolo Cicala

99 (JS)
From £1,080 6 pack case(s) available

2013 Conterno, Aldo Barolo Cicala

Size
Cs (12)
Cs (6)
Cs (3)
Loose
Price
Per
Region: Italy (Piedmont)
99 (JS)
BTL
0
4
0
0
£540
6
 
CONDITION
STATUS
ETA
Our ETA dates are a guide and are subject to change. If you require more information on an ETA time please call UK +44 (0) 20 7269 0703 or alternatively email [email protected].
YOU BUY
Case (6 x 75cl)
CONDITION
Original Cardboard Case
STATUS
In-Bond
ETA
Our ETA dates are a guide and are subject to change. If you require more information on an ETA time please call UK +44 (0) 20 7269 0703 or alternatively email [email protected].
In Stock
You buy
£600.00
3 Case(s) Available
BIX Broking
BIX indicates the wine is being sourced from a private collection stored with Bordeaux Index. You can buy with confidence and the purchase process is the same as for our own stock.
CONDITION
STATUS
ETA
Our ETA dates are a guide and are subject to change. If you require more information on an ETA time please call UK +44 (0) 20 7269 0703 or alternatively email [email protected].
YOU BUY
Case (6 x 75cl)
CONDITION
Original Wooden Case
STATUS
In-Bond
ETA
Our ETA dates are a guide and are subject to change. If you require more information on an ETA time please call UK +44 (0) 20 7269 0703 or alternatively email [email protected].
In Stock
You buy
£540.00
1 Case(s) Available

Tasting Notes and Scores

95

Wine Advocate

The 2013 Barolo Bussia Cicala is a beautiful wine with impressive depth and a profound sense of sharpness. This part of the Bussia cru sees a mix of clay soils (40%) with limestone (60%). In a sense, Cicala is the most indicative of the greater Bussia cru both in terms of its geological properties and its general taste profile. You get a lot of fruit in this wine followed by tannic firmness and evident power. Together, the wine presents balanced results. The alcohol here is 14.5% and I'm told that the upcoming 2016 vintage is almost a full degree stronger. ML

94

Wine Spectator

This starts out with brilliant macerated cherry flavors, accented by rose, tar, spice and mineral elements. Firm, yet pure, complex and long, with a dense matrix of tannins shoring up the finish. Offers a fine, brambly aftertaste. Best from 2022 through 2043. 400 cases made, 200 cases imported. — BS

99

James Suckling

The aromas of flowers, blackberries, and white truffles are superb. Full to medium body and ultra-fine tannins. The finish lasts for minutes. An amazing Cicala. Don't miss this. Drink in 2022. - James Suckling's Top 100 Italian Wines of 2017 - ranked number 2

94

Decanter

Sour-cherry and red-fruit aromas are less perfumed than Colonnello but more assertive. Very concentrated with structure and vibrancy, and more texture and grip than Colonnello. Very long. Drinking Window 2020 - 2040
Tasted by Stephen Brook
Part of Poderi Aldo Conterno – Profile and wine reviews

96

Wine Enthusiast

Aromas of dark berry, iris, menthol and a whiff of oak emerge on this vibrant wine. Firmly structured but loaded with finesse, the palate delivers ripe Marasca cherry, crushed black raspberry, vanilla, savory mineral and thyme alongside fine-grained tannins. A licorice note wraps around the tight finish. This is still primary so be sure to give it time to fully develop. Drink 2025–2045. Kerin O'Keefe