Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2015

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MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS Call 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) • Visit us at • Complimentary delivery on all orders over $150 in NY and CT 66 The insider's barolo o ne of the best values in the region, the Vietti Barolo Castiglione receives fruit from a number of esteemed vineyards. Most producers would bottle them separately and sell each as single vineyard wines at twice the price. However, Vietti is more concerned with having a wine which is within reach of every Barolo enthusiast. Each parcel that feeds the blend of Castiglione is treated the same way as the single vineyard, top-shelf wines from Vietti. The only difference is that they are finally blended to create a classically-styled, elegant Barolo with serious aging potential. ✦ vietti Barolo Castiglione 2011 wA 92 » $57 "...compact and impeccable with dark cherry and plum, backed by spice, licorice and anise seed. " (1558158) Also Available: The exceedingly Rare, vietti Single vineyard Barolo press bottle vietti Barolo Brunate 2011 (1558155) wA 94 $155 vietti Barolo lazzarito 2011 (1558157) wA 96 $159 vietti Barolo Ravera 2011 (1558156) AG 96 $165 vietti Barolo Rocche 2011 (1558154) AG 95 $170 classics in The MaKing FroM an icon oF barolo M any people say that Rinaldi is the last of the true traditionalists, ranking with the likes of Bartolo Mascarello and Teobaldo Cappellano. As these legends have come and gone, Beppe, with the help of his daughters Marta and Carlotta, continues on, determined to change nothing. With parcels in the vineyards of Brunate, Le Coste, Cannubi San Lorenzo and Ravera, Beppe produces Barolo in the traditional style of blending from multiple sites to achieve perfect balance. ✦ Giuseppe Rinaldi Barolo Brunate 2011 wA 93 » $174 "...Shows dazzle and pizazz with a good sense of density and structure...wraps smoothly over the palate...clear definition and energy." (1558162) Giuseppe Rinaldi Barolo Tre Tine 2011 AG 93 » $165 "...Super-expressive and gorgeous...presence of fruit from Ravera, a high-altitude site, gives the Tre Tine its sense of freshness and linear energy..." (1558163) ITALY: BAROLO

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