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2008 Gaja, Costa Russi - Piedmont - 1 Bottle (0.75L)

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Location: Italy
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Red wine - Italy

Type: Red wine (More lots)
Vintage: 2008
Producer, Name of wine: Gaja, Costa Russi
Number of bottles: 1
Bottle size: Bottle (0.75L)
Country: Italy
Region: Piedmont
Fill Level: Bordeaux bottle type, top shoulder fill level
Label Condition: Fully intact, readable label

The Costa Russi vineyard is located a short distance from Sorì Tildin in the municipality of Barbaresco. The term costa indicates in Piedmontese dialect the best exposed slope of a hill; the term Russi was the nickname of the ancient owner of the vineyard: among all the individual vineyards of Gaja, Costa Russi on the nose is often the most seductive and refined.
GAJA DISTRIBUTION SNC production winery
Piemonte region
Grape variety 95% Nebbiolo, 5% Barbera.
Alcohol 14% Vol.
Pairings Roasted red meat, game, game and mature cheeses.
Serving temperature and glass 18 ° C. Serve in large glass (ballon).
Conservation Excellent aging capacity, up to more than 30 years for bottles of large vintages.

Sensory Notes:
Color Ruby red with garnet reflections.
Intriguing and classy bouquet with well blended aromas of blackberries, violet and roasted.
Full Taste with great concentration and purity; a powerful and rich wine with a deep tannic structure and great persistence.

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    bouteille en parfaite état et très bien emballe et vite expédier.
    Vendeur très correct et je recommande.
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    user-143fe3a June 13, 2019


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