Elio Grasso


Elio Grasso 'Gavarini Vigna Chiniera' 2008
97  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 97+ "The 2008 Barolo Gavarini Vigna Chiniera is flat-out great. Sweet roses, spices, mint, flowers and red berries are some of the notes that emerge from this profound, utterly moving Barolo. The 2008 possesses dazzling inner perfume, endless layers of bright red fruit and stunning

Elio Grasso Ginestra Casa Mate Barolo 2008
98  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 98+ "Licorice, tar, menthol, spices and crushed rocks are some of the nuances that flow from the 2008 Barolo Ginestra Vigna Casa Mate. This dramatic, large-scaled Barolo impresses for its towering depth, complexity and sheer pedigree. Tar, menthol, licorice and spices wrap around the

Elio Grasso Dolcetto d'Alba 2010
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "The 2010 Dolcetto d'Alba dei Grassi is fabulous. Grasso's approach in the vineyard gives the Dolcetto just that extra little bit of dimension and complexity to the fruit, without abandoning a true, varietal expression. The wine shows excellent minerality and focus in a tense, wiry

Elio Grasso Barolo Runcot Reserva 2004
98  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 98 "Sweet spices introduce this concentrated red, whose deep, sappy flavors of cherry and plum mesh effortlessly with the supple texture. Licorice and mineral notes play around the edges, while the tannins are well-integrated. Stays bright and long on the finish. Best from 2013

Elio Grasso Ginestra Casa Mate Barolo 2007
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "The estate's 2007 Barolo Ginestra Vigna Casa Mate is quite a bit fresher and firmer than the Gavarini. The exuberant personality of the vintage is also a bit more balanced and restrained. This is a beautifully layered, textured Ginestra Casa Mate endowed with endless layers of