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La Pieve Barolo 2014 Wine Review

La Pieve Barolo 2014

La Pieve Barolo 2014

Piedmont D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $39.95

Drink: 2018-2028

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: La Pieve

Agent: Majestic Wine Cellars

Natalie's Score: 91/100

La Pieve 2014 is a full-bodied Barolo with loads of dark fruit, dark cherry, tar, leather and spicy flavours on the palate. Tannins are grippy on this 100% Nebbiolo Hold in cellar, or decant for two hours prior to serving it with a game roast.

Barolo food pairings: beef stew, roast pheasant, prime rib.

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This La Pieve Barolo 2014 was reviewed on January 5, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Greg Hughes rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Year after year, this Mrziano Abbona's offerings maintain such a reasonable price/quality ratio.
This Barolo is sitting on around five years of age amd it still has a bit of life to go.
100% Nebbiolo, with traditional aromatics of tar, florality, walnut shell, and bright red berries.
The flavours are lip-smacking and juicy. A lot more taught berry, smoke, spent coffee grounds, nutmeg and baking spice.
Decanting gently for an hour would really help this wine. You could lie a few down and have something affordable and genuinely interesting to wow houseguests.
Pair this with the classic truffle risotto for a feel of Piemontese richness and style.
La Pieve 2014 is a well-priced and full-bodied Barolo with burnt citrus, loads of dark fruit, dark cherry, tar, smoky, toasty, leather and spicy flavours on the palate. Tannins are grippy on this 100% Nebbiolo and the wine could benefit from two to three more years in cellar. If pouring now, decant for two hours and pair with a prime rib roast. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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