2018 LA MAGGIORINA Le Piane
Made from the oldest vines on the estate, this Nebbiolo/Croatina blend is lighter in colour than the estate's other wines. Pepper and spice on the nose with a hint of oak. Bright fruits with fres...(read more)L&S
2016 MIMMO Le Piane
Nebbiolo, Croatina, Vespolina.
Light to mid cherry red. Complex aroma that is mostly scented red fruit but also a touch of peppery herbs and a savoury umami/tomato note. Paper-fine tannins, mouth-watering and refined. Juicy bu...(read more)Julia Harding MW, www.JancisRobinson.com
2015 LE PIANE
Nebbiolo, Erbaluce, Croatina.
Mid smudgy crimson. Rich in red fruit but a little meaty too. Chewy and quite meaty on the palate. I am not sure if this is Croatina or a slight note of brett, but it adds complexity rather than...(read more)Julia Harding MW, www.JancisRobinson.com
2015 BOCA Le Piane
85% Nebbiolo, 15% Vespolina aged in barrel for 3 years. Just mid ruby. Complex raspberry and cherry nose. Subtle, elegant palate with deep, spicy long tannins. Juicy raspberry and cherry on the f...(read more)Walter Speller, www.jancisrobinson.com