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2010 Pio Cesare - Barolo Ornato
$135.00
750ml | SKU 63112
25 Available
VM
96+
WS
94 Points
JS
96 Points
Ratings and Reviews

The 2010 Barolo Ornato is quite possibly the best wine I have ever tasted from Pio Cesare’s hillside site in Serralunga. Exotic, beguiling and constantly changing in the glass, the 2010 Ornato races across the palate with compelling nuance, brightness and energy. Red stone fruits, crushed rocks, orange peel, spices and white pepper all blossom from the glass in an exotic Barolo full of allure. The 2010 captures all of the mystique of what Serralunga is all about. This is a fabulous showing from Pio Boffa and the team at Pio Cesare.


Antonio Galloni - Vinous Media 96+

Discreet nuances of vanilla and toast accent the core of cherry, raspberry and floral in this elegant, yet firm Barolo. Beautifully balanced, complex and long, with leather, tar and mineral elements emerging on the finish. Best from 2017 through 2028.


Bruce Sanderson - Wine Spectator - 94 Points

This is amazing character in the nose with tar and earth and floral character. Fruit too. Pure. Full body, with fantastic polished tannins and a finish that goes on for mintues. Great finish with ripe tannins and fruit. Serious wine. What a finish. Try in 2017.


James suckling - James Suckling - 96 Points
Producer
Pio Cesare
Country
Italy
Region
Piemonte
Appellation
Barolo
Type
Red
Variety
Nebbiolo