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Wein-Plus Diplom Vigna dei Pola 2005
Name:
Ascheri
Address:
Via G. Piumati 23, 12042 Bra
Region:
Phone / Fax:
+39 0172 412394 / +39 0172 432021
Website:
Contact:
Owner:
Famiglia Ascheri
Administrator:
Cristina Ascheri
Managing Director:
Matteo Ascheri
Winemaker:
Giuliano Bedino
Vineyard area:
45.00 ha
Associations:
Consorzio Barolo & Barbaresco
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Description

Matteo Ascheri
The winery "Cantine Giacomo Asheri" lies at the heart of the city of Bra in the province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont . It was founded in 1880 and is still family owned. Today it is led by Matteo Asheri, who is supported by the oenologist and agronomist Giuliano Baghino Edoardo Monticelli. The "Osteria Murivecchi" (restaurant) and a hotel is connected. The vineyards cover 28 hectares of vineyards around the towns of La Morra and Serralunga d'Alba in the heart of the Barolo area. There is a wide range of DOC and DOCG wines. These are Barbera d'Alba (Fontanelle), Barolo (Sorano, Sorano Coste & Bricco, Vigna dei Pola), Dolcetto d'Alba (Vigna Nirane, Vigna San Rocco) Langhe , Nebbiolo d'Alba (Bricco San Giacomo) and Roero (Arneis Christina Asheri). The resulting wines, depending on the location of the vineyards in the three estates Montalupa (Bra), Rivalta (La Morra) and Sirano (Serralunga). The wines are aged in large oak casks (not in barrels). Every year around 300,000 bottles of wine are produced. It is also grappa produced.

The wines

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86 WP
(2016-08-11)
2010, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly tart nose, meaty traces, some old oak, partly preserved black berries, some plums and cherries, hint of dark chocolate and licorice. Clear, firm, juicy fruit on the palate, very fine, lively tannins, more old oak, hint of dark chocolate, persistent, polished, good substance, nutty and delicate herbaceous traces, stimulating, tart and juicy on a very good finish. In excellent condition.
2011-09-12 (85): Youthful nose, partly preserved mixed berries and cherries, floral and light herbaceous notes. Clear, cool, polished fruit on the palate, elegant spice with a hint of chocolate, light herbaceous notes, fine tannins, fairly persistent, very harmonious and pleasant to drink, good finish.

#GA-L.B13, 0.75l, 13%, Dolcetto, Stainless steel and large oak

87 WP
(2015-07-16)
2010, Barolo DOCG, Coste & Bricco, to about 100.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri

#GA-L.D32, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel, large oak and barrique

92 WP
(2015-01-18)
2010, Barolo DOCG, Ascheri, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri

#GA-L.D33, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel, large oak and barrique

88 WP
(2015-01-18)
89 WP
(2015-01-13)
2010, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri

#GA-L.D31, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel, large oak and barrique

88 WP
(2015-01-13)
2006, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 25.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
2008-11-26 (84): Clear nose, delicately tart red berries, delicate spicy oak, Fairly light-bodied fruit on the palate, delicate spice, light acid bite, fine tannins, slightly persistent, not particularly deep, still largely undeveloped, tart on an attractive to good finish.

#GA-L.06SG1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2014-10-06)
2009, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 20.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
2011-09-19 (84): Partly dried red and some black berries on the nose, hint of tobacco and leather, touch of dried herbs. Light nutty notes and old oak on the palate, partly dried fruit, touch of sandy tannins, fairly creamy, slightly rustic style, but becomes more polished with aeration, slightly noticeable alcohol, hint of whisky in the background, fairly persistent, good finish.

#GA-L.A16, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

85 WP
(2014-08-16)
2007, Langhe DOC, Viognier, Montalupa, to about 35.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
2011-10-06 (88): Tart, spicy nose, dried vegetal and herbaceous notes, preserved, partly dried and candied yellow fruit, some candied nuts and spicy notes. Quite full-bodied, very ripe fruit on the palate, herbaceous notes and light spicy traces, elegant, fairly prominent acidity, persistent and creamy, slightly noticeable alcohol, some earthy and mineral notes, tart and firm, still youthful, very good finish.

#GA-L.07VI1, 0.75l, 14%, Viognier, Stainless steel and large oak

91 WP
(2014-06-02)
2007, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 15.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
2008-11-26 (86+): Fairly cool nose, slightly tart cherries and berries, floral traces. Very cool again on the palate, prominent acid bite, restrained, tart dark fruit, quite firm, very fine tannins evenly distributed, polished style, not particularly deep, still slightly closed, good finish.

#GA-L.07SR1, 0.75l, 14%, Dolcetto, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2014-01-04)
2001, Barolo DOCG, Sorano Coste & Bricco
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Clean, fairly mature, deep nose, ripe, partly candied black and red berries, candied nuts, very elegant herbs and spices, some licorice, dried mushrooms and mineral notes. Concentrated, firm, polished, tart, juicy fruit on the palate, very delicate hint of chocolate, some more candied nuts, very firm, ripe, very fine tannins, mouthwatering and very persistent, vibrant, candied herbs in the background, mineral notes, complex, deep and viscous, powerful and concentrated, but also remarkably elegant, has modern as well as very classic elements, brilliant style, initially very tart and even austere after opening, should be aerated for a fay to show its true quality, paradoxically it becomes more fresh in the process, remains firm but is even more charming, beguiling, hint of chocolate again on an elegant, spicy, and juicy long finish. Has improved further - and has taken a much longer time to do so than we initially expected.
2006-10-10 (93): Deep complex nose, light herbs and spices, ripe, partly preserved red berries with floral notes, some oranges, smoky oak and mineral notes in the background. Very full-bodied, preserved red berries and more smoky oak, tart vegetal notes, considerable bite on the palate, sweetish and creamy, very good depth, cool mineral notes in the background, firm structure, still very young, still has light bitter notes, very concentrated and substantial, very good finish. Improves for days after opening, needs time to mature.

#GA-L.01CB1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Large wood

95 WP
(2013-10-28)
2011, Nebbiolo d\'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart nose, still slightly closed, wilted leaves and some tobacco, red and some black berries, nutty and earthy notes. Firm, tart, juicy, ripe fruit on the palate, nutty notes and a hint of tobacco, old oak, elegant acid bite, fairly prominent firm tannins, fairly persistent, good grip and contours, mineral notes in the background, quite racy but also powerful, stimulates the appetite, very good finish.

#GA-L.C28N, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo

87 WP
(2013-07-09)
2009, Barolo DOCG, Pisapola
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clear, inviting nose, some spicy tobacco notes, partly preserved and dried red and black berries, tarry traces, beet root, candied herbs, light malted notes and mineral notes. Full-bodied and spicy on the palate, ripe fruit, light toasted oak, some tobacco, licorice, touch of dark chocolate, very prominent, fairly mature tannins, persistent, mineral notes in the background, some toasted nuts, very good finish.

#GA-L.D01, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo

89 WP
(2013-07-09)
2009, Barolo DOCG, Sorano
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly elegant and complex nose, touch of tobacco and some dried flowers, partly dried red and some black berries, butty traces, rice leaves, a hint of plums, fairly prominent mineral notes. Polished, elegant, juicy, ripe fruit on the palate, nutty oak and a delicate hint of chocolate, elegant acid bite, touch of dried flowers, very fine and fairly prominent tannins, concentrated and very persistent, powerful, but also elegant, mineral notes in the background, herbaceous traces, beguiling aromas, has some depth, very good finish.

#GA-L.D02, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo

92 WP
(2013-07-09)
85 WP
(2013-07-02)
85 WP
(2013-07-02)
2012, Dolcetto d\'Alba DOC, S. Rocco
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Cool slightly tart cherry and berry nose, earthy and mineral notes. Tart, firm, elegant and juicy cool fruit on the palate, light acid bite, very fine youthful tannins, fairly persistent, mineral notes, elegant style, vibrant, good to very good finish.

#GA-L.D12, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto

86 WP
(2013-07-02)
83 WP
(2013-06-26)
2006, Barbera d'Alba DOC, Fontanelle, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clear, fairly polished nose, ripe cherries, dried vegetal notes and a hint of tobacco, some dark berries. Fairly tart fruit on the palate, dried vegetal and earthy notes, elegant acid bite, fairly prominent fine sandy tannins, slightly persistent, polished, mineral traces, tart, elegant and juicy on a good finish.
2008-01-29 (85): Firm nose with small red berries and some black berries, light mineral notes, some sour light cherries as well as leafy and herbaceous notes. Very cool on the palate, elegant and juicy, delicate floral and vegetal notes, some old oak and a hint of tobacco, fine, still youthful tannins, mineral backbone, good persistence, good finish.

#GA160438, 0.75l, 14%, Barbera, Wood and stainless steel

85 WP
(2013-05-20)
2010, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 20.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly tart nose with red and black berries, light nutty notes and some old oak, earthy, mineral and light peppery notes. Clear, straightforward, again tart fruit on the palate, fairly prominent fine tannins, light acid bite, vegetal and earthy notes, light spice, fairly persistent, quite a good finish.

#GA-L.B28, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

85 WP
(2012-12-19)
2008, Langhe DOC, Syrah, Montalupa, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Firm, tart nose, light peppery notes, fairly prominent herbs and spices, red and black berries, touch of dried cherries and plums, cedary traces, some smoky oak and prominent mineral notes. Full-bodied, polished and juicy on the palate, fruit still very youthfull, herbaceous and peppery notes, some more slightly smoky, toasted oak, fine youthful tannins, delicate acid bite, persistent, cool in spite of being full-bodied, prominent mineral notes, deep, still largely undeveloped, very good long finish. Definitely needs time to mature.

#GA-L.C08, 0.75l, 14.5%, Syrah, Stainless steel and large oak

93 WP
(2012-12-19)
2010, Barbera d'Alba DOC, Fontanelle, to about 15.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Dried vegetal notes and tobacco on the nose, preserved mixed berries, plums and some citrus fruit, earthy, fresh herbaceous and delicate floral notes. Fairly polished, juicy fruit on the palate, vegetal notes, dried mushrooms and medicinal herbs, candied violets, prominent spicy oak and leathery notes, delicate acid bite, fairly prominent, quite fine, still youthful tannins, good persistence, good finish.

#GA-L.C15, 0.75l, 13.5%, Barbera, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2012-12-17)
2011, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Nirane, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Cool, tart nose with light meaty notes, floral and earthy notes, preserved dark berries, particularly elderberries, delicate hint of vanilla. Slightly polished, cool, tart fruit on the palate, earthy and mineral notes, herbaceous and green nutty notes, delicate acid bite, fairly prominent youthful tannins, still quite young, not particularly deep, tart and juicy on a good finish.

#GA-L.C02, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto, Steel

85 WP
(2012-12-13)
2011, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart, meaty, earthy nose, partly dried dark berries, cherries and some citrus fruit, floral notes. Polished tart fruit on the palate, candied violets, green nutty and herbaceous notes, earthy and mineral notes, fairly prominent, rather fine tannins, fairly full-bodied and persistent, still quite young, good tart finish.

#GA-L.C14, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2012-12-13)
2008, Barolo DOCG, Pisapola, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Partly candied and partly dried red and black berries on the nose, prominent licorice and tobacco, candied soup greens, iodine, herbal salts and tart mineral notes. Clear, elegant, juicy, fairly cool fruit on the palate, some sugar candy and licorice, slightly sandy and astringent tannins, cloves and a hint of pepper, good persistence, full-bodied, but also has cool elements, hint of mint, salty mineral notes, some dried flowers, still slightly astringent on a fairly juicy and very good finish.

#GA-L.C07, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2012-12-11)
2008, Langhe DOC, Viognier, Montalupa, to about 35.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Partly dried yellow fruit on the nose, nutty< notes, dried vegetal notes, prominent mineral notes, spicy oak. Concentrated, juicy, ripe fruit on the palate, very elegant acidity, elegant spice, hint of oak, prominent tart mineral notes, persistent, polished, has substance, quite complex, still young, very delicate oily hint, good depth, very good long finish.

#GA-L.08VI1, 0.75l, 14%, Viognier, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2012-12-07)
2011, Langhe DOC, Arneis, Cristina Ascheri, to about 15.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Firm nose, delicate spice, light vegetal notes, tart yellow fruit, light yeasty traces, light earthy and mineral notes. Clear, polished, elegant, juicy fruit on the palate, delicate spice, yeasty notes, bone dry, very elegant acidity, good persistence, very harmonious and refreshing, very good finish.

#GA-L.C10, 0.75l, 13%, Arneis, Steel

86 WP
(2012-12-07)
2011, Gavi del Comune di Gavi DOCG, di Gavi "Cristina Ascheri", to about 15.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart yellow fruit on the nose, elegant spice, light dried vegetal notes, light mineral notes. Clear, delicately juicy and polished on the palate, straightforward fruit, delicate spice, very elegant acidity, slightly persistent, very harmonious, still very slightly yeasty and nutty, good to very good finish.

#GA-L.C09, 0.75l, 13%, Cortese, Steel

85 WP
(2012-12-07)
2008, Barolo DOCG, Sorano Coste & Bricco, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Firm, tart, polished nose, black and red berries, some tobacco and undergrowth, dried flowers, prominent earthy and mineral notes. Clean, firm and juicy on the palate, youthful fruit, form, fine tannins, light acid bite, some spicy tobacco notes, old oak, prominent mineral notes, hint of pepper, some herbaceous notes, dried flowers, persistent and deep, prominent acid bite, still young, elegant style, tart juicy and mineral notes on a very good, firm and long finish. Great wine.

#GA-L.C06, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

94 WP
(2012-12-04)
2008, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart nutty and earthy nose, partly dried black and some red berries, prominent tobacco, a hint of old oak, some earthy and mineral notes, dried flowers, eucalyptus, a touch of dark chocolate and spicy cardamon. Firm, juicy, again slightly tart fruit on the palate, spicy oak and dark chocolate, some more cardamon, fairly prominent, quite fine and still youthful tannins, very slight oxidative traces, earthy and salty mineral notes, dried herbs and spicy notes, some more eucalyptus, acid bite, has some depth, juicy and spicy on a very good finish.

#GA-L.C05, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

91 WP
(2012-12-04)
2001, Barolo DOCG, Sorano
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Firm, spicy nose, partly dried red and some black berries, plums, hint of mushrooms and undergrowth, some chocolate with chili, wilted flowers, hint of tobacco and prominent mineral notes. Concentrated and juicy on the palate, ripe, partly candied fruit, earthy and mineral notes, ondergrowth, some cep mushrooms and wilted leaves, prominent salty mineral and earthy notes, plenty of mature, mouthwatering tannins, some dried kumquat and prominent bergamot, persistent with good depth, good grip, fairly complex long finish, spicy again with mouthwatering Nebbiolo tannins. Slowly starting to open up, can probably still mature profitably for quite some time.
2006-10-10 (90+): Cool smoky nose with light vegetal notes, red berries and some cherries, wilted flowers, leather, a hint of orange zest, prominent mineral notes. Quite juicy red fruit, fine dusty tannins, light roasted oak notes in the background, firm structure, floral notes and delicately tart spice, some leather, very firm structure, complex, full-bodied, sweetish and creamy, touch of vanilla, still very young, good long finish.

#GA-L.01SO3, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Large wood

91 WP
(2012-03-14)
2010, Langhe DOC, Arneis, Cristina Ascheri, to about 15.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Citrus and pomaceous fruit on the nose, light yeasty notes, partly dried vegetal notes. Clear, dry, straightforward fruit on the palate, some more dried vegetal notes, delicateyl spicy yeasty notes, touch of sugar candy, slightly persistent, mineral traces on an attractive finish.

#GA-L.B02, 0.75l, 13%, Arneis, Steel

82 WP
(2011-10-06)
2010, Gavi del Comune di Gavi DOCG, di Gavi "Cristina Ascheri", to about 15.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Slightly yeasty nose, partly candied citrus and apples, dried vegetal and herbaceous notes. Tart, spicy fruit on the palate, creamy and sweetish, elegant acidity, yeasty and vegetal notes, very light tannic touch, attractive finish.

#GA-L.A23, 0.75l, 12.5%, Cortese, Steel

83 WP
(2011-10-06)
2007, Barolo DOCG, Sorano Coste & Bricco, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Firm, clear, deep, tart nose, partly dried and preserved red and some black berries, touch of tobacco and some chestnuts, elegant hint of cherries, floral traces, mineral notes. Clear, very firm but also juicy fruit on the palate, sugar candy, hint of dried citrus fruit, very full-bodied and creamy, but also polished, fairly prominent, very fine tannins, deep and persistent, herbaceous and floral traces, compact, still youthful, already very well balanced, very good long finish.

#GA-L.B07, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

93+ WP
(2011-09-20)
2007, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly cool nose, touch of tobacco and old oak, dried vegetal notes, red berries and some dark fruit, dried floral traces, mienral notes in the background. Clear, juicy, creamy fruit on the palate, light acid bite, spicy oak, fairly prominent fine tannins, hint of cocoa, dried flowers, hint of caramel, good concentration, very powerful, still quite compact and undeveloped, persistent with good depth, very good finish.

#GA-L.B06, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

92 WP
(2011-09-20)
2007, Barolo DOCG, Pisapola, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Partly dried mixed berries on the nose, earthy and vegetal traces, tart spicy oakm some undergrowth, licorice and mineral traces. Tart fruit on the palate, light spicy oak, sugar candy and caramel, some toasted notes, earthy notes and undergrowth, medium-fine, slightly astringent tannins, good persistence, very full-bodied, slightly noticeable alcohol, becomes mush more polished with aeration, fairly prominent mineral notes, hint of soy sauce on a very good finish.

#GA-L.A19, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2011-09-20)
2007, Langhe DOC, Syrah, Montalupa, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart, spicy nose, preserved, ripe black and red berries, earthy and mineral notes, herbaceous notes, touch of partly dried bell peppers, some tobacco and old oak, pepper and cardamom, well-hung dark meat. Concentrated and very full-bodied on the palate, prominent peppery fruit, tart spicy notes, toasted and smoky notes, earthy and mineral notes, herbs and a hint of gravy stock, persistent, noticeable alcohol, mineral notes in the background, very slightly brittle oak, has some depth and shows its origin, very good, long finish. Very big nody, and thus a little strenuous, but also complex and interesting.

#GA-L.B08, 0.75l, 14.5%, Syrah, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2011-09-19)
2009, Barbera d'Alba DOC, Fontanelle, to about 15.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clear, lively berry nose, herbaceous notes, light buttery traces. Polished, elegant, juicy, straightforward fruit on the palate, fine, fairly youthful tannins, fairly persistent, not particularly deep, but meticulously made and pleasant to drink, attractive to good finish.

#GA-L.A14, 0.75l, 14%, Barbera, Stainless steel and large oak

84 WP
(2011-09-15)
2010, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Nirane, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Tart nose, light vegetal notes, mixed berries and preserved cherries. Clear, firm, tart fruit on the palate, straightforward and refreshing, light acid bite, delicate hint of carbon dioxide, slightly persistent, very easy-drinking style, quite a good finish.

#GA-L.B01, 0.75l, 13%, Dolcetto, Steel

83 WP
(2011-09-12)
2009, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Nirane, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Red berries and sour cherries on the nose, light floral and herbaceous traces. Fairly cool, tart, ele4gant, juicy fruit on the palate, slightly sandy and slightly astringent tannins, delicate spice, slightly persistent, attractive to good finish.

#GA-L.09NI1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto, Steel

84 WP
(2010-08-03)
2009, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Preserved tart, mixed berries and cherries on the nose, herbaceous notes. Polished, elegant , juicy fruit on the palate, earthy and mineral notes, dried herbs and spices, firm, fine, youthful tannins, surprisingly racy for a Dolcetto, good persistence and substance, has some depth, very good finish. An exceptional Dolcetto.

#GA-L.09SR1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto, Stainless steel and large oak

87 WP
(2010-08-03)
2006, Barolo DOCG, Pisapola, to about 25.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Red berries and some black berries on the nose, dried herbs and some tobacco, vegetal and earthy traces, dried flowers. Slightly tart spicy old oak on the palate, slightly jammy fruit, hint of nougat, earthy and vegetal notes, good persistence, fine sandy tannins, firm and has some depth, some tart earthy notes and old oak on a very good finish.

#GA-L.06PO1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo

87 WP
(2010-08-02)
2008, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly traditional nose, partly dried and preserved red berries, old oak, delicate nutty notes and some leaves. Tart red and black fruit on the palate, very full-bodied and creamy, also has cool elements, earthy and mineral notes in the background, dark chocolate and some nuts, very slightly sandy tannins, hint of coffee in the background, delicate acid bite, compact, good to very good finish.

#GA-L08SG1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2010-08-02)
2006, Barolo DOCG, Sorano Coste & Bricco, 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Fairly deep and complex nose, red and some black berries, tobacco, light earthy and mineral notes, touch of wilted leaves. Very clear, polished, juicy fruit on the palate, cool elements, delicate nutty notes and some leaves, fairly prominent, very fine tannins, both full-bodied and elegant, excellent persistence and depth, hint of coffee in the background, excellent balance, very good long finish.

#GA-L.06CB1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

93 WP
(2010-08-02)
2006, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 35.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Partly preserved red berries and some blueberries on the nose, undergrowth and leaves, light spice, light earthy and mineral notes. Fairly cool fruit on the palate, prominent earthy and mineral notes, some more undergrowth, fine sandy tannins, good persistence, delicate acid bite, more wilted leaves on a very good, long finish.

#GA-L.06SO1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2010-08-02)
2008, Barbera d'Alba DOC, Fontanelle, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly intense nose, compact berry fruit, light animal notes, cocoa and herbaceous notes. More bitter cocoa notes on the palate, cloves, cardamom and some cinnamon, polished, persistent fruit, partly dried dark berries and some cherries, moderate spicy oak, mineral notes in the background, integrated, fine-grained tannins, full-bodied but also polished and delicately juicy, very good finish.

#GA-L.08F02, 0.75l, 14%, Barbera, Stainless steel and large oak

87 WP
(2010-07-29)
2006, Langhe DOC, Montalupa, to about 20.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Very typical of its origin on the nose, herbaceous, compact, cool berry notes, undergrowth, medicinal herbs, pepper and other spices as well as mineral notes. Very polished on the palate, persistent, cool forest berries and cherries, herbs, some undergrowth, white pepper and light vegetal notes, prominent mineral notes, integrated tannins, has substance, but not overpowering, still a little restrained, very slightly astringent on a very good finish.

#GA-L.06SY1, 0.75l, 14%, Syrah, Stainless steel and large oak

88+ WP
(2010-07-21)
2006, Langhe DOC, Viognier, Montalupa, to about 20.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Compact, fairly complex nose, dried citrus zest, orange, pomaceous fruit, tart apples and herbs. Fairly mature on the palate,delicately bitter notes of coffee, herbaceous notes in the background, well integrated oak, spicy, full-bodied fruit, preserved pomaceous fruit, melon and bitter cucumbers, mineral traces, integrated acidity, has substance and shows its origin, noticeable alcohol, but not clumsy, tart dried herbs on a slightly bitter finish. Keeps on improving.
2009-10-15 (86): Fairly shy nose, bot also quite complex, elegant spice, partly dried pomaceous and stone fruit, elegant herbs and spices, tart mineral and delicate yeasty notes. Clear, elegantly juicy fruit on the palate, totally dry, full-bodied and slightly creamy, elegant acidity, cool mineral and delicate yeasty notes, noticeable alcohol, persistent with good substance, quite spicy on a good to very good finish.
2008-12-11 (85+): Complex nose, not too intense, yellow fruit and delicate herbaceous notes, dried stone fruit, undergrwoth, Full-bodied on the palate, cool style, persistent, very polished preserved pomaceous fruit, some dried yellow plums, floral notes in the background, mineral traces, elegant herbaceous notes, integrated oak, moderate acidity, slightly sharp alcohol, has some depth and substance, good long finish. Needs time to develop.

#GA-L.06VI1, 0.75l, 14.5%, Viognier, Stainless steel and large oak

87 WP
(2010-07-20)
2009, Langhe DOC, Cristina Ascheri, to about 10.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Delicately perfumed nose with light floral notes, apple and some citrus fruit, herbaceous notes. Very slightly sharp, crisp, persistent fruit on the palate, dried medicinal herbs, integrated acidity, shows some substance and has a good backbone, firm with good persistence, rather prominent bitter note on a good to very good finish.

#GA-L.09LA1, 0.75l, 13%, Arneis (85%) / Viognier (15%) , Steel

84 WP
(2010-07-20)
2008, Langhe DOC, Arneis, Cristina Ascheri, to about 10.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Apples on the nose, earthy notes, hint of tobacco and mineral traces, light touch of sulphur. Light yeasty notes on the palate, delicately bitter, earthy pomaceous fruit, herbaceous notes and mineral traces in the background, integrated acidity, nicely rounded, has some substance, not particularly deep, but pleasant to drink, some apple fruit on an attractive finish.

#GA-L.08LA1, 0.75l, 12.5%, Arneis, Steel

83 WP
(2010-01-19)
2007, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 15.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly light nose, red berries, hint of tobacco, dried floral and mineral traces. Clear, slightly jammy fruit on the palate, delicate lactic notes, fine tannins, quite creamy, floral and herbaceous traces, fairly persistent, slightly sweetish and spicy on a good finish with jammy fruit.

#GA-L.07SG1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

84 WP
(2010-01-03)
2005, Barolo DOCG, Vigna dei Pola, to about 25.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clean, firm nose, partly preserved and partly candied red berries, spicy dried flowers, delicate sweetish spicy notes and mineral traces. Very clear again on the palate, creamy, partly candied fruit, fine, predominantly mature tannins, light spicy oak, persistent and full-bodied, has some depth, firm and very harmonious, very good long finish.

#GA-L.05PO1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

90 WP
(2010-01-03)
2005, Barolo DOCG, to about 25.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Very clear nose, red berries, floral, earthy and herbaceous notes. Firm on the palate, elegant and juicy straightforward fruit, fairly creamy, light spicy oak, fine sandy tannins, good persistence, full-bodied, earthy and mineral traces in the background, quite a polished style, not particularly deep, but very harmonious and refreshing, hint of tobacco, very good finish.

#GA-L.05BR1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

88 WP
(2010-01-03)
2008, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Nirane, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clear, slightly tart nose, cherries and berries, vegetal and floral notes. Cool, polished, slightly tart fruit on the palate, vegetal and light earthy notes, fine tannins, appears lighter than it is, not particularly deep, but pleasant to drink, attractive to good finish.

#GA-L.08NI1, 0.75l, 13%, Dolcetto, Steel

83 WP
(2009-12-23)
2008, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Clean, slightly tart nose, cherries and mixed berries, floral and herbaceous notes. Clear, elegant, juicy fruit on the palate, delicately spicy, fine youthful tannins, slightly creamy, fairly persistent and polished, still undeveloped, good substance, quite a good finish.

#GA-L.08SR1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Dolcetto, Stainless steel and large oak

85+ WP
(2009-12-23)
2007, Langhe DOC, Arneis, Cristina Ascheri, to about 15.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly mature nose, light nutty notes, partly dried lemons and apples, hint of hay. Quite soft on the palate, full-bodied and creamy, but also has tart, stony and chalky mineral notes, elegant acidity, light acid bite, good persistence, floral nuances, bone dry, creamy, noticeable alcohol, tart spicy notes on the finish. Will probably not last as long as originally expected.
2008-12-11 (85): Apples and light citrus notes on the nose, light herbaceous notes and some hay. Quite complex on the palate, cool, slightly rustic style, partly preserved must apple fruit, must pears, preserved tomatoes and herbs, also earthy and mineral notes, integrated acidity, full-bodied and has some substance, good finish.

#GA-L.07LA2, 0.75l, 13%, Arneis, Steel

84 WP
(2009-06-03)
2006, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, Nirane, 5.50 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Slightly sweetish nose, preserved sour cherries and plums, touch of berries and a hint of vanilla. Clear, juicy and quite firn on the palate, ripe fruit, but also has a light acid bite, fairly prominent and fairly fine tannins, good persistence, quite full-bodied, not particularly deep, but very well made, good finish.
2007-03-27 (84+): Sour cherries and preserved ripe mixed berries on the nose, sweetish vanilla notes. Clear, ripe fruit, youthful, quite juicy, prominent oak and still quite dry tannins, sandy on the palate, not particularly deep, delicate tart notes, attractive finish.

#GA-L.06NI1, 0.75l, 14%, Dolcetto, Steel

85 WP
(2009-03-15)
2004, Langhe DOC, Montalupa, to about 25.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly warm nose, red berries, some black berries and plums, peppery notes, sweetish spicy oak. Fairly tart on the palate, mixed berry fruit, firm structure, smoky and roasted notes, fairly prominent fine tannins, cool mineral notes, persistent, still youthful, noticeable bite, has some depth, tart on a very good finish.

#GA-L.045Y1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Syrah, Stainless steel and large oak

88 WP
(2008-11-26)
2004, Barolo DOCG, Vigna dei Pola, 22.50 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Clear, relatively fresh nose, red berries, elegant spice, dried leaves, mineral notes, some dried flowers, delicate spicy oak. Firm on the palate with cool, tart fruit, fairly noticeable acid bite, prominent mineral notes, spicy oak, very fine, fairly prominent tannins, persistent, good depth, still largely undeveloped, very good long finish.

#GA-L.04PO1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

90+ WP
(2008-11-26)
2007, Barbera d'Alba DOC, Fontanelle, to about 15.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Very cool, fresh nose, cherries and red berries, some blueberries. Clear and cool again on the palate, elegant juicy fruit, light acid bite, very fine tannins, fairly creamy, polished style, noticeable alcohol, delicate spicy oak in the background, fairly persistent, not particularly deep, good finish.

#GA-L.07FO1, 0.75l, 14.5%, Barbera, Stainless steel and large oak

86 WP
(2008-11-26)
2004, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Partly dried red berries and some plums on the nose, dried leaves, light spicy oak. Firm on the palate with restrained red fruit, tart spicy notes, noticeable acid bite, fairly prominent fine tannins, some spicy oak , not a lot of substance or depth, good finish.

#GA-L.04SO1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

85 WP
(2008-11-26)
2004, Barolo DOCG, Sorano Coste & Bricco, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Cool nose with partly dried red berries and plums, dried flowers and leaves, prominent mineral notes, light spicy oak. Very firm on the palate, still closed and slightly austere, some spicy oak, fairly prominent, fine but also slightly rough tannins, tart spicy notes, good persistence and depth, still quite austere, very good finish.

#GA-L.04CB1, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Stainless steel and large oak

92+ WP
(2008-11-26)
2006, Dolcetto d'Alba DOC, S. Rocco, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Elegant nose with black berries, some red berries and sour cherries, herbs and spices. Still largely undeveloped on the palate, firm, cool and juicy, fairly prominent tannins, still slightly sandy and astringent, elegant acid bite, slightly salty mineral notes, persistent and full-bodied, good depth, good long finish.

#GA-L.06SR1, 0.75l, 14%, Dolcetto, Wood and stainless steel

87+ WP
(2008-01-29)
1999, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, to about 50.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Fairly mature and slightly oxidative nose, dried herbs, lovage and some soup greens, notes of dried prunes and red berries and some light malted notes. Juicy and quite concentrated on the palate, light spicy and roasted notes, some more soup green, also some minty notes, hint of chocolate, oxidative notes, creamy, fairly deep, fairly prominent and slightly astringent tannins, mineral notes in the background, very good finish.

#GA-L.03121, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo, Wood and stainless steel

86 WP
(2008-01-10)
2005, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo, to about 10.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Ripe red berries on the nose, fairly cool with elegant herbs and spices, some cherries as well as some mineral notes. Quite firm on the palate and juicy at the same time, clear fruit with a light acid bite, fairly prominent harmonious tannins, persistent, cool mineral traces in the background, delicate touch of old oak, still youthful, good finish.

#GA-L.05SG1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Wood and stainless steel

86 WP
(2008-01-10)
2004, Langhe DOC, Montalupa, to about 25.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Firm nose with partly dried pomaceous fruit and some honeydew melon, herbaceous and mineral notes, delicate smoky whiffs. More light smoky notes on the palate, clear, cool fruit and vegetal notes, very elegant acidity, mineral notes in the background, light tannic touch, good persistence, cool with some oak on the finish.

#GA-L.04VI1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Viognier, Wood and stainless steel

82 WP
(2007-12-12)
2006, Langhe DOC, Arneis, Cristina Ascheri, to about 10.00 €
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
Reductive nose, still slightly restless, citrus and pomaceous fruit, vegetal notes, tart herbaceous and mineral notes. Elegant fruit on the palate, spicy vegetal notes, quite concentrated, persistent, very elegant acidity, mineral backbone, good substance and has some depth, very harmonious, good finish. Will probably still improve once the nose settles down.

#GA-L.06LA1, 0.75l, 13%, Arneis, Steel

83+ WP
(2007-12-12)
1999, Barolo DOCG, Podere di Sorano "Coste e Bricco"
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Deep, spicy nose with wilted leaves, preserved plums, some cherries, sweet tobacco, mineral notes and a hint of chocolate. Full-bodied with ripe fruit and sweetish, roasted, slightly spicy oak, lot of fine, very slightly astringent tannins, creamy and concentrated on the palate, excellent depth, more chocolate notes, still youthful, long finish.

#L.03121, 0.75l, 14%, Nebbiolo

89 WP
(2007-06-26)
2003, Barolo DOCG, Vigna dei Pola, 22.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Tart on the nose with quite prominent smoky and roasted notes, partly dried red berries and mineral notes. Very full-bodied, partly dried, partly preserved ripe red fruit, prominent oak with sweet spicy vanilla and roasted notes, quite fine, but slightly astringent tannins, more mineral notes on the palate, very good persistence and depth, full-bodied and has some bite, very good, long finish.

#GA-L.03P01, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo

87 WP
(2007-03-27)
2003, Barolo DOCG, Sorano, 26.00 €
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Prominent mineral notes on the nose, smoky with a touch of dried herbs and spices, red as well as some black berries, plums, Havana tobacco and a hint of cedar wood. Very firm on the palate, lots of ripe, very slightly jammy fruit, delicate roasted notes and sweetish herbs and spices, noticeable oak, vanilla, quite fine, but also fairly prominent and slightly astringent tannins, more tobacco, very full-bodied, long finish. Give it time to mature.

#GA-L.03S02, 0.75l, 14.5%, Nebbiolo

89+ WP
(2007-03-27)
2001, Barolo DOCG, Vigna dei Pola
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Complex and quite deep nose, preserved red berries, violets, some plums, leather with mineral notes. Clean, elegantly juicy fruit, very firmly structured, fairly prominent, evenly distributed tannins, more floral notes on the palate, mineral backbone, very concentrated and persistent, complex, very good depth, long finish.

#GA-L.01PO1, 0.75l, 13.5%, Nebbiolo, Large wood

91 WP
(2006-12-12)
2001, Langhe DOC, Montalupa
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Unusual spicy nose, sage, pepper and eucalyptus, with notes of red and black berries, some light floral and mineral notes. Smoky notes and smoked meat, prominent oak, some sandy, astringent tannins, cherry and berry fruit, quite persistent on the palate, good finish.

#GA-L.01SY1, 0.75l, 14%, Syrah, Large wood

85 WP
(2006-10-11)
2004, Nebbiolo d'Alba DOC, Bricco S. Giacomo
Red wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Clean red berry nose with herbs and spices. Prominent red berry fruit, some acidity, delicate spice on the palate, sweetish and creamy, medium tannins, slightly dusty and dry, attractive finish.

#GA-L.04SG1, 0.75l, 13%, Nebbiolo, Large wood

82 WP
(2006-10-11)
2003, Langhe DOC, Montalupa
White wine, Piedmont, Ascheri
WineImg Very firm nose with honeydew melon and candied applies, mineral notes with light smoky notes. Ripe, elegantly juicy fruit in the mouth, elegant acidity, smoky and lightly roasted oak, mineral notes on the palate, notes of dried flowers and herbs, full-bodied and creamy, very harmonious, good depth, quite a long finish.

#GA-L.03VI1, 0.75l, 14%, Viognier, Large wood

87 WP
(2006-10-02)
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