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Learn About Barolo Wine: Discover the History, Characteristics, and Pairings for the “King of Wines”

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Aug 26, 2021 • 5 min read

In the pantheon of great wine regions of the world, the Italian wine Barolo sits alongside French Champagne, Burgundy, and costly Bordeaux. This “king of wines” is known for its forceful tannins and for its intriguing and contrasting aromas of both tar and rose.