2004 Michele Chiarlo Barbera d'Asti Superiore "Le Orme" - Printable Version
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- hotwine - 04-26-2008 11:39 PM
Why do I keep buying this stuff? Nice nose but thin and watery, like a six-month-old Beaujolais Nouveau. With her cabbage lasagna. 13% alc/vol and $9.99, at least twice what it's worth. Bah!
- Innkeeper - 04-27-2008 11:42 AM
We've had a couple of '05s that were just fine. See Dananne's post below.
- hotwine - 04-27-2008 03:43 PM
The problem may have been the source of this bottle. No entry in CT so was probably non-standard, maybe a discounter I visit infrequently. It wasn't cooked, just insipid. Will stick to reliable sources for that label.