Golfers' Wines

Faldo Barolo DOCG

Price:£53.50
Tasting Note: 

Enjoy the rich and rewarding flavours of this European classic produced by Paolo Monti in the village of Monforte d'Alba. It’s depth, complexity, leather notes, rich autumnal flavours and balanced tannins are why this is the flagship wine of the Faldo range. A great companion to slow roasted beef and delicious with pheasant and other game meats.

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2008
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6
Bottle Size: 
75cl

Background

Sir Nick Faldo is one of Europe's finest golfers with 6 Major Championships and 11 Ryder Cup appearances. The former World Number 1 is the highest individual points scorer in Ryder Cup history. For his contributions and service to golf, Nick Faldo received a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II in November 2009. Sir Nick is the only living British golfer to receive such an honour. 

Sir Nick has always had a passion for great wines and through the years, he's had the privilege to be exposed to many. He wanted to create a European range that encapsulated his love for the wines and regions that he's encountered over the years. The wines have been selected from some of the best vineyards across Europe, resulting in a range that is accessible, diverse and a reflection of his personality.

The Faldo Shield - the six stripes in claret and green represent his 6 Major Championships in the order of their win: Claret Jug, Green Jacket, Green, Claret, Green, Claret, Claret, Green. It is a golfer's story, a piece of history, a celebration of championship moments and the winner who created them.

 

 

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