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Barbaresco: Worlds Apart

I found much to admire in the 2014 and 2013 Barbarescos I tasted during my most recent visit to the region this past August. The best 2014s and 2013s are exciting, thrilling wines that capture all the qualities that make Nebbiolo such a compelling grape. But far too often, the gap between the top estates and the rest is simply too wide for a region with the potential to make truly world-class wines.

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Hazelnut Kitchen, Trumansburg, NY

On my recent trip to the Finger Lakes I made the gross miscalculation of flying in to New York City, which left me with a near 5-hour drive to my hotel. Somewhere around Ithaca I began to get hungry. By the time I hit Trumansburg I was famished...

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2015 Benito Ferrara Greco di Tufo Cicogna, 90 points

Ferrara’s Greco di Tufo Cicogna is herbal and mineral at first, then quite honeyed, with ultra-ripe pear and peach aromas and flavors. Quite tactile and very saline, with an obvious chewiness on the long finish. (ID)


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