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2005 G.D. Vajra - Langhe Freisa Kye

Wine Spectator 84
Wine Advocate 93
Varietal Freisa
Category Reds
Region Italy, Piedmont
Producer G.D. Vajra

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2005 G.D. Vajra - Langhe Freisa Kye



Wine Spectator   Intense, medium-bodied red, with some good, clean blackberry and dates on the nose and palate. A little rustic, but fun. Drink now. 300 cases made. James Scukling
Wine Advocate   The 2005 Langhe Freisa Kye is almost as fantastic as the 2006. This is a more medium-bodied Kye with lovely notes of tobacco, wild herbs, leather and licorice that add complexity to the dark fruit. The wine reveals gorgeous inner sweetness and tons of finesse in a medium-bodied style. Clean, mineral notes frame the chiseled, energetic finish. The 2005 Kye is a wonderful wine to enjoy over the next few years. Anticipated maturity: 2009-2015. Vajra is one of Piedmontís best kept secrets. Here readers will enter a world of sublime hand-crafted, artisan wines of the very highest level. Aldo and Milena Vajraís passion comes through in spades in these terrific new releases, which I canít recommend highly enough. Antonio Galloni

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