Barbera d’Asti is a red wine with an intense and ruby colour. Its taste is easy with with distinctive notes of red fruits and spicy flavors.
It enhances its characteristics at room temperature of 18 – 20 °C.
Gastronomic combinings: second courses of red meat and first courses.
- 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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Enrico and his brother Davide are two young producers who passionately carry on the family business born in the 70s in Castiglione Tinella. This area is renowned for the production of Moscato d’Asti. Read more
Product Name: Barbera d’Asti DOCG
Appellation: Barbera d’Asti
Country/Region: Piedmont Cuneo
Alcohol content: 13% vol.
Residual sugar: about 1 to 1.4 g/l
Method: the grapes are destemmed, crushed and sent to alcoholic fermentation inside cement and steel tanks, with a capacity of about 8 q each. Fermentation is conducted with specially selected yeasts, at a controlled temperature, under the action of frequent pumping over and delestage.
Temperature: 25 °C for the duration of the process, with thermo-conditioning
Duration: approximately 15 days
Malolactic: carried out in steel tanks
Aging: 2 – 3 months in steel tank
Minimum time in bottle: 10 – 15 days from bottling
Empty bottle weight: 400 g
Aging potential: 3 years
Cork size: 24×44
Cork material: cork
Bottle type: bordolese 0,75 l
% Grape/varietal: 100 % barbera
Soil: medium mixture, with a good endowment of clay and iron and aluminum silicates. Low endowment of limestone
Agricultural method: spontaneous grassing, with 2 mowings of the grass during the spring – summer season and one tillage (subsoiling with 3-tooth ripper) at a depth of 30 – 40 cm, carried out in autumn. Limited use of herbicides and fungicides. Light thinning is also practiced to avoid excess production and improve quality
Year of planting: 1977
Type of harvest: by hand in boxes
Geolocation: medium hill
Total acidity: about 5.50 g/l in tartaric acid
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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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):
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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