Press


What the international press has to say about La Spinetta and the wines:


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Ratings and Scores...



Barolo Campe:
Barolo Campe 2000 - - - - - - - - - - - - 98 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Wine Advoacte, 3 Glasses, 92 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe Mag. Ris. 2000 - - - - - 98 pts Wine Spectator
Barolo Campe 2001 - - - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advoacte, 3 Glasses, 92 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe Mag. Ris. 2000 - - - - - 98 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Wine Advoacte, 3 Glasses, 92 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe 2003 - - - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advoacte, 91 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe 2004 - - - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advoacte, 93 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe Mag. Ris. 2004 - - - - - 96+ pts Wine Advoacte
Barolo Campe 2005 - - - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advoacte, 91 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe Mag. Ris. 2005 - - - - - 97 pts Wine Advoacte
Barolo Campe 2006 - - - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advoacte, 91 Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Campe 2007 - - - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Spectator, 95 pts Wine Advoacte, 94 Stephen Tanzer, 94 pts James Suckling
Barolo Campe 2008 - - - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spec., 94 pts Wine Adv., 3 Glasses, 94pts Tanzer, 95 pts Suckling, 93 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barolo Campe 2009 - - - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Campe 2010 - - - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Galloni Vinous, 95 pts James Suckling, 17.5 pts Decanter, 94 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Campe 2011 - - - - - - - - - - - - 97 pts James Suckling, 93+ pts Galloni Vinous, 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Campe 2012 - - - - - - - - - - - - 97 pts James Suckling, 94 pts Galloni Vinous, 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Campe 2013 - - - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts James Suckling



Barolo Garretti:
Barolo Garretti 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Garretti 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barolo Garretti 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Stephen Tanzer, 91 pts James Suckling
Barolo Garretti 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts Wine Advocate, 92 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barolo Garretti 2010 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Galloni VINOUS, 94 pts James Suckling, 17.5 pts Decanter, 94 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Garretti 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts James Suckling, 91 pts Galloni VINOUS, 91 Wine Spectator
93 pts Wine Advocate
Barolo Garretti 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Galloni VINOUS, 91 pts James Suckling
Barolo Garretti 2013 - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts James Suckling




Barbaresco Starderi:
Barbaresco Starderi 1997 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Starderi 1998 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Starderi 1999 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Starderi 2001 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Wine Advocate, 3 Glasses, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Starderi Mg. Ris. 2001 - - - - 94 pts Wine Spectator, 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Starderi 2003 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Starderi 2004 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 95 pts Wine Advocate, 3 Glasses, 94 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Starderi Mg. Ris. 2004 - - - - 95 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Starderi 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 3 Glasses, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Starderi Mg. Ris. 2005 - - - - 96 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Starderi 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Starderi 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Wine Advocate, 3 Glasses, 92 pts Stephen Tanzer, 93 pts James Suckling
Barbaresco Starderi 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Starderi 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Adv., 94 pts Tanzer, 93 pts Suckling, 93 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbaresco Starderi 2010 - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts James Suckling, 95 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Starderi 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts James Suckling, 95 pts Vinous, 94 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts WS
Barbaresco Starderi 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts James Suckling, 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Starderi 2013 - - - - - - - - - - 94+ pts Wine Advocate




Barbaresco Gallina:
Barbaresco Gallina 1997 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Gallina 2000 - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts Wine Spectator
Barbaresco Gallina 2001 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advocate, 92 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina Mg. Ris. 2001 - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator
Barbaresco Gallina 2004 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advocate, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina Mg. Ris. 2004 - - - - 96 pts Wine Advoacte
Barbaresco Gallina 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina Mg. Ris. 2005 - - - - 94 pts Wine Advoacte
Barbaresco Gallina 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Advocate, 90 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 92 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 90 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Gallina 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 94 pts Wine Advo., 92 pts Tanzer, 93 pts Suckling, 94 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbaresco Gallina 2010 - - - - - - - - - - 97 pts James Suckling, 94 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Gallina 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 3 glasses Gambero Rosso, 94 pts James Suckling, 94 pts Vinous, 92 pts WS, 94 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Gallina 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts James Suckling, 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Gallina 2013 - - - - - - - - - - 93+ pts Wine Advocate




Barbaresco Valeirano:
Barbaresco Valeirano 1998 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbaresco Valeirano 2000 - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts Wine Spectator
Barbaresco Valeirano 2001 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Valeirano Mg. Ris. 2001 - - - - 96 pts Wine Spectator
Barbaresco Valeirano 2004 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 3 Glasses, 92 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Valeirano Mg. Ris. 2001 - - - - 98 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Valeirano 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate, 90 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Valeirano Mg. Ris. 2005 - - - - 96 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Valeirano 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Valeirano 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Advocate, 93 pts Stephen Tanzer, 94 pts James Suckling
Barbaresco Valeirano 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Advocate, 94 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Valeirano 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Wine Adv., 93 pts Tanzer, 95 pts Suckling, 93 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbaresco Valeirano 2010 - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Valeirano 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts James Suckling, 92 pts Vinous, 92 pts Wine Advocate, 90 pts WS
Barbaresco Valeirano 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate




Barbaresco Bordini:
Barbaresco Bordini 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbaresco Bordini 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts James Suckling, 90 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbaresco Bordini 2010 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Bordini 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts James Suckling, 90 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Bordini 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barbaresco Bordini 2013 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts James Suckling






Pin Moferratto Rosso:
Pin 1990 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1993 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1994 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1995 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1996 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1998 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 1999 - - - - - - - - - - 95 pts Wine Advocate
Pin 2000 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Advocate
Pin 2001 - - - - - - - - - - 89 pts Wine Spectator, 90 pts Stephen Tanzer
Pin 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Advocate, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Pin 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Pin 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate
Pin 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate
Pin 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Stephen Tanzer, 90 pts Galloni VINOUS
Pin 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts James Suckling




Barbera d'Alba Gallina:
Barbera Gallina 1996 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbera Gallina 1997 - - - - - - - - - - red wine of the year for Gambero Rosso
Barbera Gallina 1998 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbera Gallina 1999 - - - - - - - - - - 96 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Gallina 2000 - - - - - - - - - - 89 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Gallina 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Spectator, 90 pts Wine Advocate, 90 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbera Gallina 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Gallina 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Gallina 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Gallina 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Spectator, 92 pts Wine Advocate, 92 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbera Gallina 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Suckling
Barbera Gallina 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Suckling




Barbera d'Asti Bionzo:
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 1998 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 93 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 1999 - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2000 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2001 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2003 - - - - - - - - - - 3 Glasses
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2004 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 3 Glasses
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2005 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator, 91 pts Stephen Tanzer
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2006 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2007 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Advocate, 3 glasses,
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2008 - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Advocate
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2009 - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate, 3 glasses, 94 pts Suckling, 92 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2011 - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Suckling
Barbera Bionzo Superiore 2012 - - - - - - - - - - 93 pts Suckling








Other special scores:
Passito Oro 2003 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 94 pts Wine Spectator
Langhe Nebbiolo 2005 - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Advocate
Langhe Nebbiolo 2007 - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Advocate
Langhe Nebbiolo 2009 - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Galloni VINOUS
Barbera Ca di Pian 2006 - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Ca di Pian 2008 - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Ca di Pian 2009 - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Spectator
Barbera Ca di Pian 2012 - - - - - - - - 91 pts James Suckling
Il Gentile di Casanova 2005 - - - - - -90 pts Wine Advocate
Il Gentile di Casanova 2006 - - - - - - 92 pts Wine Advocate
IL Gentile di Casanova 2008 - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Spectator
Il Colorino di Casanova 2005 - - - - -90 pts Wine Advocate
Il Colorino di Casanova 2006 - - - - -93 pts Wine Advocate
Il Colorino di Casanova 2008 - - - - -90 pts Wine Advocate
Sezzana 2001 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 91 pts Wine Advocate
Sezzana 2004 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 92 pts James Suckling
Sassontino 2004 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 90 pts Wine Advocate
Moscato Bricco Quaglia 2009 - - - - - 89 pts Galloni Vinous



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