“La Rabina” is a wine with an intense ruby red colour.
On the palate it is soft, balanced with good structure. The bouquet is reminiscent of cherry, plum and dark berries.
It goes well with important first courses, meat dishes, game and mature cheeses.
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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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Antonello and Riccardo, under the guidance of their father Giuseppe, lead the winery with an innovative spirit, respecting the family tradition. Their wines are of a high quality but at the same time easy to drink, and stand for the sincere and direct spirit that distinguishes the Novara last name. Read more
Product Name: Barbera d’Asti DOCG Superiore La Rabina
Appellation: Barbera d’Asti Superiore
Country/Region: Piemonte, Italy
Alcool percentage: 15% vol.
Sugar rate: 2.5 g/l
Number of bottles produced: 630
Method: fermentation in stainless steel at controlled temperature with addition of selected yeasts with 4 daily pump-overs for 20/25 days
Temperature: 27/28 °C thermally conditioned
Lenght: 20/25 days
Malolactic: carried out
Aging: 12 months in 500 litre oak barrels and 8 months in bottle
Age of barrels: –
Wood type: French oak Troncais
Barrels type: tonneau
Aging time in wood: 12 months
Minimum aging in bottle: 8 months
Empty bottle weight: 474 g
Aging potential: 8 years
Cork size: 26×44
Cork material: natural cork
Bottle type: Bordelaise
% of Grape / Cépage: 100% barbera
Soil: clayey-sandy on a predominantly calcareous base
Agricultural method: conventional
Year of plantation: I decade of October
Type of harvest: manual in crates
Geolocation: Cisterna d’Asti
Dry extract: 27.4 g/l
Total acidity: 5.30 g/l (tartaric acid equivalent)
Volatile acidity: 0.64 g/l (acetic acid equivalent)
Total SO2: 70 mg/l
Free SO2: 23 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):
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