domenico clerico, barolo, percristina 2011
JAMES SUCKLING
97

2011 domenico clerico, barolo, percristina

Why We're Buying

Domenico Clerico Barolo Percristina captures the quality and richness of its terroir. Released ten years after its harvest, this sophisticated nebbiolo comes from a single vineyard near Monforte d'Alba. Domenico Clerico only releases 3,000 bottles of this prized Barolo per year.

Critics Scores

JAMES SUCKLING
97

James Suckling

Intense aromas of licorice, plums and dried fruit follow through to a full body with rich, round tannins that are very chewy, yet polished, and give this wine strength and form. Very long and rich. Tar at the end. Beautiful now but could use a couple of years of bottle age still.