Roagna, Barolo Riserva La Rocca e La Pira 1996

roagna-barolo-riserva-la-rocca-e-la-pira-1996

Louis Dressner Selections, New York NY.

Twenty years on.

Pale ruby.  Slight mustiness and then an intoxicating iodine character.  The structural motion ripples with ’96 kineticism but the fruit has the peace of a sleeping baby.  A classic tar and roses profile from the old-school.  Now – 2026+.

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