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Gaja Costa Russi 2011 1.5L
Gaja Costa Russi 2011 1.5L


 
Price: $1,099.00
Special Price: $899.99

ID: 22857
Vintage 2011
Producer: Gaja, Angelo
Varietal(s): Nebbiolo
Color: Red

Availability: Subject to availability
Product Code: RD8609
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Description Sub Region
 
Though situated right alongside Sorì Tildìn in Roncagliette, Costa Russi, the third cru Barbaresco to take its place in the portfolio in 1978, inspires terms like accessible, overt, and generous. The 11-acre Costa Russi vineyard takes its name from the word “costa,” which is the side of a hill that faces the sun and “Russi,” the name of the vineyard’s former owners. Delicate, elegant, refined and pure, Costa Russi’s notes of violets and blackberries gain support from notes of licorice, smoke, and a strong streak of minerality. Great structure, awe-inspiring balance and an attenuated finish mark this exceptional wine that could only come from Angelo Gaja.
Additional Info
  • Color: Red
  • Style: Still
  • Dry/Sweet: Dry
  • Variety/Blend: Nebbiolo Blend
  • Breakdown of Varieties: Nebbiolo, Barbera