The word Turna in Piedmontese indicates a portion of the vineyard. La Turna is a vintage Barbera and one of the best expressions of this vine in the Asti area. We can now consider it part of the identity of the place, in a daily relationship between good food and good wine.
For a long time Barbera d’Asti was underestimated, as if being an everyday wine of the Piedmontese tradition made it a less noble product.
For this, with our commitment, we participate in its revaluation. Bringing Barbera La Turna to the table means choosing a wine of great quality, every day.
Color: intense ruby red with light violet reflections.
Bouquet: intense aroma of not too ripe fruit, hints of cherry and raspberry that accompany a discreet and delicate vinous base.
Taste: rich taste, of good length with a slightly acidic base that revives the wine.
Service: it should be served at a temperature of around 16-18 °C.
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- 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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Andrea and Gianpiero Scavino are winemakers who have decided to bet everything on Barbera. In order to understand the characteristics of each vineyard and to enhance the quality of the grapes, each portion is vinified individually. Read more
Product Name: Barbera d’Asti DOCG La Turna
Appellation: Barbera d’Asti
Country/Region: Piedmont, Italy
Alcool percentage: 14% vol.
Sugar rate: 1.5 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 20,000
Method: La Turna is one of the best expressions of vintage Barbera d’Asti DOCG present in the Asti area. It comes from the transformation of the grapes produced in vineyards located on a predominantly calcareous-sandy soil, therefore suited to conferring fine aromas to the wine. The grapes are softly pressed in the absence of stalks. The crushed grapes are transferred to steel tanks and selected yeasts are added. Fermentation takes place in 8-10 days at a controlled temperature never above 28 ° C of which only 6 days in contact with the skins. The malolactic fermentation is induced in steel and the temperature is kept above 20 ° C. The period of maturation in steel lasts about 6 months without the use of clarifiers or filtration that would affect the body of the wine. After bottling, a further refinement is made for a maximum of 3 months in the bottle, before being put on the market
Temperature: 28 °C
Lenght: 1 month
Aging: stainless steel tanks and bottle
Minimum aging in bottle: 3 months
Empty bottle weight: 500 g
Date of bottling: 13/01/2021
Aging potential: good
Cork size: 24×42
Cork material: natural cork
Bottle type: Burgund
% of Grape / Cépage: 100% Barbera
Soil: calcareous – clayey
Exposure: south, southeast
Agricultural method: conventional
Year of plantation: 2001-2003
Date of harvest: 18/10/21
Type of harvest: manual in crates
Geolocation: 44.75876, 8.16019
Dry extract: 28.7 g/l
Total acidity: 5.8 g/l (tartaric acid equivalent)
Volatile acidity: 0.4 g/l (acetic acid equivalent)
Total SO2: 70 mg/l
Free SO2: 15 mg/l
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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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