Bruno Giacosa   Barbaresco Asili DOCG

1999 Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G.

By Bruno Giacosa

1999 Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G. by Bruno Giacosa, Piedmont, Italy

Embarking on a taste journey into the celebrated world of Italian fine wines, one is invariably drawn to the year 1999 - a compelling chapter in the historic tale of Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G. Standing with powerful distinction in its lineage is the highly regarded 1999 Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G from Bruno Giacosa - a vintage that captures and accentuates the stunning characteristics of a unique year that set it apart.

 

The Giacosa signature, an investable appeal

Steeped in the venerable wine-making traditions of Piedmont, Bruno Giacosa remains an iconic figure synonymous with wines of extraordinary depth and sophisticated elegance. The mingling of deep know-how, respect for terroir and meticulous viticulture has granted their Barbaresco Asili a recognition echoed across the globe and favored deeply by savvy wine investors.

In opening a bottle of 1999 vintage, expect to be charmed by its profusely aromatic nose featuring lifted red berries merging seamlessly with heady dark florals and explicit tobacco notes. Enjoy the harmonious ballet of flavors as it dances tantalizingly on the palate with a precise balance between fruit expression and structured tannins.

 

A year of harmony, an experience of refinement

With ideal climatic conditions that combined unusually warm temperatures with adequate rainfall; 1999 is recognized as a fruitful year for Italy's wine industry. The quintessence of this beneficial interplay is distinctly captured by the 1999 Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G. which promulgates this rich viticultural heritage from vine to bottle.

The marked tannic structure is beautifully softened with decades of maturation, resulting in an exotic amalgamation of flavors which continue to unfold with each sip. This eligibly structured and splendidly matured vintage represents an enticing opportunity for those who appreciate longevity and the allure of time-mellowed finesse in their investment portfolio.

With an impressive capacity for further aging, the 1999 Barbaresco Asili D.O.C.G from Bruno Giacosa is not just an outstanding vintage, but a unique opportunity to invest in the immortal charm of Italy's fine wines.

Market price (CAD)

$4,410.00

12x75cl

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