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Gaya Nebbiolo 2004 Wine Review

Gaya Nebbiolo 2004

Gaya Nebbiolo 2004

Community Score:95/100

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Price: $88.00

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Bottle size: 750 ml

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Gaya

Natalie's Score: 95/100

In 1856 the Gaja's opened a small tavern in the town of Barbaresco. Here they started to serve their own wines to complement the food. The success of the winery came through the four generations of Gaja's, with each generation improving the quality of wines. It changed drastically when Angelo joined the family business in 1961. He did this by stopping buying grapes from other local farmers, reducing the yields, identifying the best Barbaresco vineyards and vinifying and bottling them separately. A perfectly delicious, robust red redolent of violets, black cherry, mushroom, earth and cigar box.

Nebbiolo food pairings: rare steak, roast beef, stew, hamburgers, shepherd's pie, venison, bison.

This Gaya Nebbiolo 2004 was reviewed on December 4, 2008 by Natalie MacLean

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