Colour: ruby red when young with tendency to garnet red after ageing.
Bouquet: winey, intense, characteristic, delicate fragrance.
Fragrance: dry with a good body, accented acidity and soft tannins; full and harmonious flavour after adequate ageing.
Service temperature: 18°C.
Gastronomic combinings: savoury pasta dishes, white and red meat.
- Italy → UPS Standard, delivery within 2 — 3 working days
- EU Area → UPS Standard, delivery within 3 — 6 working days
- Italy → UPS Standard, delivery within 5 — 8 working days
- EU Area → UPS Standard, delivery within 5 — 9 working days
- polystyrene structure inside cardboard boxes
- cardboard structure and boxes
Cascina Gramolere is a small reality in Castelletto, in Monforte d’Alba. The typical Langa wines are the result of the 4.5 hectares of vineyards on the middle hills, from which about 20,000 bottles are born every year.
Appellation: Barbera d’Alba
Country/Region: Italy, Piedmont
Alcool percentage: 13.3 %
Sugar rate: 0.2 g/l
Aging: in french and slavonian oak barrels
Number of bottles produced: 3,300
Method: natural fermentiation with selected yeast and frequent replacement
Temperature: 28 °C – natural, not thermo-conditioned
Lenght: 15 days
Malolactic: in steel
Age of barrels: 7-8 years
Wood type: french allier and slavonian oak.
Barrels type: big barrell
Level of toast: medium
Percentage of New Barrel: 0 %
Aging time in wood: 10 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 8 months
Empty Bottle Weight: 700 g
Ageing Potential: 3 years
Cork Size: 24 x 45
Cork Material: cork
Bottle Type: bordolese
% of Grape / Cépage: Barbera 100%
Soil: medium mix
Agricultural method: classic
Year of plantation: may vary
Type of Harvest: manual in cassettes
Dry Extract [g/l]: 29.8
Total Acidity [g/l of tartaric acid equivalent ]: 6.22
Volatile Acidity [g/l acetic acid equivalent]: 0.71
Total SO2 [mg/l]: 69
Free SO2 [mg/l]: 20
Shipping & Delivery
The order is processed on the same day if executed and paid by 12.00 pm. The courier picks up the parcels the day after the order is processed (excluding: low cost delivery and Extra EU).
As long as the package is not taken over by the courier, the indications provided by the carrier regarding the presumed delivery date are estimated and will subsequently be confirmed by the courier.
Quick delivery — I’d like to receive my package as soon as possible
If you intend to buy products from a single manufacturer or if you want to quickly receive products from different manufacturers (with separate packages, shipped directly by the producers):
Low cost delivery — I’d rather save money and wait a few days
If you want to buy products from different manufacturers and receive them in one delivery:
Following the order processing, the bottles are collected to be packed in the least number of packages and processed with a single waybill.
Extra EU orders
Following the order processing, the goods are delivered to MBE who will process the order by selecting a carrier and following the regulations in force.Times may vary: delivery within 5 – 9 working days.
We are very careful about the quality of the packaging, to avoid problems during shipping.
For the bottles we use packages that are suitable for transport, which keep the contents still. You may receive two different types (both very valid and chosen according to the regulations of the shipping countries):
As for gastronomic products, these are also shipped in cardboard boxes with bubble wrap or air cushions inside.
The available payment methods are credit card, PayPal or bank transfer.
By choosing credit card, the payment is immediate and safe. It occurs through a secure connection that protects your data, which is encrypted during the transaction.
Also the PayPal option is immediate. In this case, if you have a PayPal account, your card details remain hidden. The system redirects you to the PayPal site, where you will be asked to log in directly with your credentials (email and password).
By choosing the bank transfer you end up having longer processing times for we must make sure that we have received the payment, before shipping the goods. This payment method is also safe, but if you are in a hurry to receive your products we recommend choosing an alternative payment method.
Free shipping in most EU countries
for 12 bottles