Colour: ruby red with purple shades.
Bouquet: pleasant fruit shades like blackberry, blueberry, cassis and plum. we catch the typical ageing structure, characterized by cocoa and wood sensations.
Taste: the first sip is soft and sweet, with a moderate and sour shade. We clearly perceive the bouquet, in particular red berries and plum. The tannin is velvety and elegant. At the end, the intense shade of cocoa and dark chocolate softens the sour perception.
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Carlo, born in 1990, leads his winery in Montà, in the small Borgata Caretta. All the works, from the vineyard to the winemaking, are supervised by him with the help of his family. The wines produced are the protagonists of Roero’s tradition and excellence. Read more
Product Name: Barbera d’Alba DOC Superiore NID
Appellation: Barbera d’Alba Superiore
Alcool percentage: 14% vol.
Sugar rate: > 0.5 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 900
Method: traditional harvest with destemming and maceration for 10-12 days at controlled temperature. Fermentation is carried out In stainless steel tanks
Temperature: 26 °C
Lenght: 8 – 10 days
Aging: in barrels for 8-10 months; then preserved in bottle for 6 months at least
Age of barrels: 2 – 3 years
Wood type: French oak
Barrels type: barriques
Level of toast: light
Aging time in wood: 6 – 9 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 3 months
Empty bottle weight: 450 g
Aging potential: 3 – 5 years
Cork size: 25.5 x 45 mm
Cork material: cork
Bottle type: Light Burgundy
% of Grape / Cépage: 100% Barbera
Soil: loamy, sandy, well-drained
Agricultural method: conventional
Year of plantation: 2010 and 2017
Date of harvest: October 2020
Type of harvest: manual with plastic boxes
Dry extract: 27.1 g/l
Total acidity: 5.9 g/l (tartaric acid equivalent)
Volatile acidity: 0.50 g/l (acetic acid equivalent)
Total SO2: 86 mg/l
Free SO2: 26 mg/l
Shipping & Delivery
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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.
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for 12 bottles