Giacomo Grimaldi

Barolo. Langhe. Piedmont. Italy.
Ernesto, Giacomo and Ferruccio Grimaldi.
Three generations that join hands. And whose hands have brought the earth to life. For the love of wine.
Day after day in the vineyards, sniffing the wind, savouring the wait, looking into the distance. Backs bent to the land and eyes gazing to infinity.
Barolo is the king of wines because it demands the most precious resource of all: time.
Ferruccio Grimaldi continues the work of the winery that bears his father's name: boots on his feet, nose in a glass, hands that tell of a rural, family concern. The finesse of this wine springs from its perfect equilibrium, and the lasting wait. And the beauty of the vista from the winery: the Langhe area and its castles, vineyards and gullies. Man and nature.

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Bruna Grimaldi 'Camilla' Barolo 2010
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90"The 2010 Barolo Camilla opens to a luminous garnet color and shows feminine aromas of pressed blue flower, dried cherry, lightly toasted almond and dry earth."

Grimaldi 'Sotto Castello' Barolo 2008
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "The 2008 Barolo Sotto Castello di Novello opens with a beguiling bouquet redolent of sweet Pinot-like fruit. Layers of subtle yet exotic fruit blossom in the glass. This is an especially racy, round Barolo with tons of personality. It is an excellent choice for drinking over the

Bruna Grimaldi 'Camilla' Barolo 2009
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93"The lovely 2009 Barolo Camilla opens to characteristic Nebbiolo aromas of wild berry, dried mint, licorice tar and pressed rose. The wine is elegant and feminine overall with fine, silky tannins at the rear. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2025."~ML

Giacomo Grimaldi 'Le Coste' Barolo 2006
95  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 95 "Round and caressing, this red oozes charm and character. Its cherry, floral, licorice, spice and earth flavors are sweet and persistent, with well-integrated tannins and bright acidity for support. This goes on and on, offering a licorice and woodsy aftertaste. Best from 2013

Giacomo Grimaldi Dolcetto D'Alba 2008
Wine Information:Dolcetto - 100% Vineyard age (year of planting): Dolcetto: 1975 Soil type: Calcareous, medium textured Exposure: West Vinification and ageing: Maceration in thermoconditioned steel vats for 3 days with automatic pumping over, maturing for 10 months in steel vats

Giacomo Grimaldi 'Le Coste' Barolo 2003
91  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 91 "Grimaldis 2003 Barolo Le Coste is made in a very sweet, accessible style. It reveals open, high-toned aromatics and a core of ripe fruit with excellent length and an attractive fleshiness even if it could use more persistence. It is an excellent choice for near-term drinking.