Azelia

Barolo 'Bricco Fiasco'

Barolo 'Bricco Fiasco', Azelia
  • 100% Nebbiolo from 2.5 ha
  • 80-year-old vines
  • South-facing
  • White calcareous soils
  • Fermentation and maceration on the skins for 55-60 days using the submerged cap method
  • Maceration on the skins 55-60 days with submerged cap
  • Aged 24 mo in 25 to 50HL oak barrels of Slavonian, French and Austrian origin
  • The Bricco Fiasco vineyard is named for its shape – ‘fiasc,’ meaning ‘flask’ in the local Piedmontese dialect
  • 500 cases produced

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2017
Country:
Italy
Region:
Piedmont
Appellation:
Barolo
Variety:
Nebbiolo
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-AZE-20-17 6/750ml

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
94
Date
2021-06-17
Wine Enthusiast
Score
92
Date
2021-09-13
James Suckling
Score
96
Date
2021-06-07
Vinous Media
Score
93
Date
2021-02-14
"The 2017 Barolo Bricco Fiasco is bright and effusive from the very first taste. Crushed flowers, red berry fruit, orange peel, spice and mint all grace this nervy, mid-weight Barolo. Medium in body and translucent, the 2017 has quite a bit to offer. It is an especially savory, linear Barolo."
Decanter
Score
94
Date
2021-06-03

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