Tasting notes for the Barbaresco Sori Tildin 1990 - Gaja
- EYE: Deep ruby red color with slight orange reflections on the rim. Its color reflects its age and evolution.
- NOSE: The wine offers a complex and captivating nose. Intense aromas of ripe red fruits such as cherry and raspberry are accompanied by delicate notes of licorice, truffle, and tobacco. Subtle nuances of precious wood and dried flowers blend harmoniously.
- MOUTH: A velvety and silky texture. The fruity flavors are rich and concentrated, with a dominant presence of black cherry, blackberry, and plum. Spicy notes of black pepper and licorice bring complexity, while hints of leather and undergrowth add an earthy dimension. The tannins are well-integrated, and the structure is elegant, with refreshing acidity. The finish is long and persistent.
In short: This Barbaresco "Sori Tildin" 1990 by Gaja is an exceptional wine that perfectly represents the expression of the Nebbiolo grape and the Barbaresco terroir. With its complex nose, velvety texture, and persistent finish, it offers a deep and rewarding tasting experience. It is best enjoyed with refined meat dishes such as roasted lamb, beef fillet, or game birds. It can be savored now, as it has reached maturity, but it also has a strong aging potential and can be cellared for several more years, even decades. A jewel of Italian winemaking.
Other appellations from this estate: Barbaresco DOCG, Barbaresco "Sori San Lorenzo" DOCG, Barbaresco "Costa Russi" DOCG, Barbaresco "Sori Tildin" DOCG, Barbaresco "Sperss" DOCG, Barolo "Dagromis" DOCG, Barolo "Sperss" DOCG, Barolo "Conteisa" DOCG, Langhe Chardonnay, Langhe Nebbiolo, Langhe Rossj-Bass, Ca'Marcanda Promis, Ca'Marcanda Magari, Ca'Marcanda Camarcanda, Darmagi, Alteni di Brassica, Bolgheri Rosso, Bolgheri "Camarcanda" DOC, Bolgheri "Magari" DOC...