Oddero Barolo Vigna Rionda 2005
Bouquet has echoes of tobacco, forest floor, tea leaves and liquorice, with pleasant hints of cassis.
Ruby-red color with garnet tinges.
Powerful and decisive tannins, splendidly mellowed, mouth-filling and persistent on the palate. Barolo Vignarionda is an extremely long-lived, robust wine. It boasts an intense and spicy bouquet. It is well structured, complex and captivating, year after year.
Red meat and hard or matured cheese.
The name Vigna Rionda, meaning "round vineyard", comes from the plot of land, a depression filled with rows of vines, with the whole slope in full sun. Bought by the Oddero family in 1985, the Vigna Rionda, like all the land around Serralunga, Castiglione Falletto and Monforte,