The 2009 Barolo Riserva Vecchie Viti dei Capalot of the famous Piedmont domain Roberto Voerziois a rich and seductive wine. It gives off woodland, earth and truffle aromas, followed by fruity notes on Morello cherry. On the palate, the 2009 Barolo Riserva Vecchie viti dei Capalot opens up on a solid structure and beautiful density. The finish is persistent and strong. It requires a few years of ageing in the cellar in order to express its full potential, up until 2030 for those who can wait.
Parker : 96+ / 100
Wine Advocate-Parker : The 2009 Barolo Riserva Vecchie Viti dei Capalot e delle Brunate (tasted in magnum) shows deep espresso and coffee notes at the outset that transform to dark fruit and sweet dark fruit. This is a full and generous wine with enormous clarity and power. Starting with the 2010 vintage, it will be called Barolo Riserva Capalot and 2011 will be the last year of production. Drink: 2016-2035.