One of the undisputed kings of Barolo, Giacomo Conterno is a living legend. His wines are grand and glorious, standing as towering monuments of Italian winemaking. It is hard to put into words what Conterno¿s wines can reveal, but they are more easily described as experiences rather than as tangible objects. A Barolo from Conterno requires patience. Its complexity and depth will unfurl for years, even decades. Leagues of flavors and textures, including black and red cherries, cedar, sweet spice, violets, fresh tar, chocolate and freshly ground coffee.