The Piedmontese wine par excellence, it reaches its absolute peak after 2/3 years of ageing.
Ageing: in apricot wood casks passed down through the generations.
Colour: bright, intense ruby red with purplish highlights.
Nose: delicate, ethereal, intense, expansive and persistent, featuring fruity plum, blackberry and cherry overtones, slightly spicy.
Taste: full-bodied and mouth-filling, varietal acidity, nicely balanced. The taste is dry, fresh and fragrant, very long.
Food pairings: particularly recommended with first courses, grilled or oven-roast red meat, and briefly/medium-matured soft cheeses.
- 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
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Daniele and Walter Casetta inherited the secrets and knowledge of their father and grandfather, reinterpreting them through a unique and distinctive style. Their wines represent Roero and are created with care, starting from the work in the vineyard, which takes place in full respect of nature. Read more
Product name: Barbera d’Alba DOC Lupestre
Appellation: Barbera d’Alba
Alcool percentage: 13.50% vol.
Sugar rate: 0.5 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 1,333
% of Grape/Cépage: 100% barbera
Soil: sand mixed with red soil
Agricultural method: traditional
Year of plantation: 1990
Date of harvest: September
Type of harvest: manual in crates
Method: fermentation in steel tanks at controlled temperature. Racking and soft pressing. Aging in oak and apricot barrels
Temperature: 20 °C
Lenght: 15 / 20 days
Aging: in apricot and oak wood casks
Age of barrels: 15 and 10 years old
Wood type: oak and apricot
Barrels type: 10 hl – 50 l vats
Aging time in wood: 12 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 6 months
Empty bottle weight: 400 g
Aging potential: 5 years
Cork size: 23 x 45 mm
Cork material: cork
Bottle type: bordolese newline
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