Nervi Conterno Gattinara 2016 - SPIRITED Wines
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Nervi Conterno Gattinara 2016
SKU: 62348

Nervi Conterno Gattinara 2016

  • v94
  • ws93
  • wa91-93


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Category Red Wine
Region Italy, Piedmont, Gattinara
Brand Nervi
  • v94

Nervi's 2016 Gattinara from Nervi is superb. Sweet red cherry, mint, juniper berry and wild flowers are some of the many notes that soar out of the glass. The 2016 is distinguished by its brilliant aromatic presence and tremendous purity of fruit. Even just bottled, the 2016 exudes precision and nuance to burn. Of course, the 2016 needs time, but readers who want to get a sense of what the future holds at Nervi will get plenty of answers here. This is such a captivating wine.

Antonio Galloni, April 2020
Wine Spectator
  • ws93

Moderately rich and round, this red boasts cherry, white pepper, earth and light underbrush flavors. Balanced, this lingers with a tangy hint of peppery greens. Best from 2022 through 2035. 4,166 cases made.

Bruce Sanderson, April 30, 2020
Wine Advocate
  • wa91-93

Tasted from the barrel, the 2016 Gattinara will be bottled in September and will hit the market one month later in October. This is a more important wine compared to the 2015. It shows more depth and substance in the mouth and more length. It's more robust too. The consumer should wait several more months for this one.

Monica Larner, June 28, 2019