Episode 87 – Opening a Barolo: The King of Wines, the Wine of Kings

Episode 87 – Opening a Barolo: The King of Wines, the Wine of Kings Episode 87 – Opening a Barolo: The King of Wines, the Wine of Kings

In this weeks episode, Shelley and Phil open a 2015 Barolo from Luca Bosio. Barolo, which is known as ’the king of wines, the wine of kings’, is produced from the Nebbiolo grape and has become the darling of the wine world. If you can find one, and it probably won’t be cheap, open it up and taste through it with Shelley and Phil! #HappyFriday! #ItsWineTime! #Cheersing

Wines tasted this episode:  

  •  2015 Luca Bosio Barolo ($30 from The Culinary Stone)

For more information on this Luca Bosio Barolo please visit https://www.lucabosiovineyards.com/en/wine-6-barolo

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And of course, a HUGE thank you to Tod Hornby who wrote and recorded our official Wine Time Fridays theme music (as well as The Social Web sponsorship music!) which is ANYthing but average.  Please contact him at veryaveragemusic@gmail.com

  • Wine Time Fridays Wine Word of the Week – Bunghole

The opening in a cask in which wine can be put in or taken out.

Mentions: Wine Exchange, Brenda and Darrin Halliday, Heidi and Chris Cochran.

Wines we enjoyed this week: Coeur d’Alene Cellars Chardonnay, Chateau St Michelle Canoe Ridge Estate Chardonnay, Va Piano Ox Red, Waterbrook Chardonnay, Hannes Sabathi Ried Loren Sauvignon Blanc, Frei Brothers Merlot

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