Barbera, a wine that is widespread in the Langhe, is characterized by a genuine freshness.
When vintages become particularly favorable, after aging in wooden casks, it becomes Barbera d’Alba Superiore DOC. Its color, aroma and taste are quite intense and it presents itself as a great wine suitable to accompany savory meats, game, seasoned and blue cheeses and seasoned cold cuts.
Color: very intense ruby red garnet with light orange reflections.
Aroma: ample with notes of cherry marmalade, chocolate, sweet tobacco and vanilla.
Flavor: full-bodied and harmonious with a persistent spicy finale.
Food pairing: tasty meats, game, seasoned and blue cheeses and seasoned cold cuts.
- 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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Giorgio leads the small winery created three generations ago by his grandfather in Monforte d’Alba and cultivates 7.5 hectares of vineyards of Dolcetto, Barbera, Nebbiolo, Cabernet Sauvignon. In 2002 he obtained the Bioagricert organic certification. Read more
Product name: Barbera d’Alba DOC Superiore
Grape variety: Barbera
Denomination: Barbera d’Alba Superiore
Country/Region: Italy, Piedmont
Alcohol content: 16.50 %
Residual Sugar: 0.67 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 1,750
Method: traditional fermentation with the use of organic selected yeasts
Temperature: circa 28 °C
Duration: 8 days
Malolactic fermentation: carried out in steel
Age of barrels: third and forth passage
Type of wood: French oak
Roasting level: medium
Length of time in wood: 12 months
Weight of empty bottle: 500 g
Aging potential: 10 years
Cork size: 25 x 44
Cork material: Nomacork
Type of bottle: Bordeaux
% Grapes/Vineyard: Barbera 100%
Soil: clay, calcareous
Exposure: south, southwest
Agricultural method: organic
Planting year: 1964 – 2000
Type of harvest: manual in crates
Dry extract [g/l]: 30.3
Total acidity [g/l in tartaric acid]: 6.14
Volatile acidity [g/l in acetic acid]: 0.72
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.
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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