Luigi Einaudi Barolo Cannubi 1994
Nebbiolo from Piedmont, Italy
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From superstar cru of Cannubi; the S and SE slopes of the celebrated hill provide unbelievable magnitude, breed and longevity. Terrain is 30% sandstone, 55% clay, 15% limestone, at an altitude of 220 meters a.s.l.; crop is 2.2 tons/acre. The ensuing wine's amazing concentration is enhanced and fine-tuned by a 2-year sojourn in French oak. Layers and layers of velvet, spice, goudron, truffles; long, long finish & long, long cellar life (over 25 yrs.!).
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It all began in 1897, when 23-year-old Luigi Einaudi (Italy’s first President) purchased the first of the Einaudi estates at San Giacomo. Today, the President’s descendants have chosen to maintain continuity with their extraordinary heritage while looking to the future, turning the oldest wine property in the Dogliani area into a cutting-edge classic. Granddaughter Paola Einaudi, her son Matteo Sardagna, and Giorgio Ruffo – together with technical director Lorenzo Raimondi and winemaker Beppe Caviola –... View More