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Francesco Borgogno Barbera d'Alba DOC — Vintage 2022 —

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 16.00 incl. IVA

Tot: 16€
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To produce this Barbera, the Borgogno family uses grapes from a vineyard planted in the 1960s, which is located in Monforte d’Alba.

Since these are old vines, production is rather limited, but the fruit is of great quality.

The resulting wine is distinguished by its finesse, although it retains a semblance of roughness. You will like it because it is “gritty”, with a robust structure.

A classic of our lands, linked to the history and culture of Piedmont.


It is bright red with violet hues when the wine is young; deep ruby red after aging.


The fragrance is intense and fruity.


On tasting you will find it bitterish, but full-bodied, dry and fresh.

Pairing tips

It is perfect for grilling! It is the red that the Borgogno family believes goes best with barbeque: structured, but at the same time balanced, its acidity gives balance to the fat of the meat.

Also try it with game and aged cheeses.

Serving temperature: 18 – 19 °C.

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…You love structured wines that nevertheless retain a fruity note.

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    The Producer

    Francesco Borgogno

    Now in its third generation, the Francesco Borgogno winery is located at the intersection of the historic Cannubi and Brunate hills, emblematic places for the production of Barolo DOCG. The wines, about 45,000 bottles a year, are vinified according to tradition. Read more


    Basic information

    Product Name: Barbera d’Alba DOC
    Cépage: barbera d’Alba
    Appellation: Barbera d’Alba
    Classificaton: DOC
    Color: red
    Type: still
    Country/Region: Italy, Piemonte
    Vintage: 2022
    Alcool percentage: 15.37% vol.
    Sugar rate: 0.72 g/l
    Number of bottles produced: 5.000

    Vinification (Wine-making)

    Method: the work in the winery begins with the crushing of the grapes, followed by fermentation – lasting around 9 days for this wine, drawing off, and a further racking approximately 18 days later. The wine is then stored prior to bottling in the following spring.
    Temperature: 25-27°C by refrigeration
    Lenght: 9/10 days
    Malolactic: done
    Aging: stainless steel tanks
    Minimum aging in bottle: 2 months


    Empty bottle weight: 450 g
    Date of bottling: February 2024
    Aging potential: 5/6 years
    Cork size: 24×46 mm
    Cork material: natural cork
    Bottle type: Bordolese


    % of Grape / Cépage: 100% barbera d’Alba
    Soil: sandy
    Exposure: southwest
    Agricultural method: susteinable agriculture
    Year of plantation: 1960
    Date of harvest: October 2023
    Type of harvest: by hand

    Chemical Analysis

    Dry extract: 28.5 g/l
    Total acidity: 5.33 g/l (tartaric acid equivalent)
    Volatile acidity: 0,43 g/l (acetic acid equivalent)
    Total SO2: 71 mg/l
    Free SO2:

    Additional information

    Weight 1.42 kg








    Alcohol content



    Bottle 0.75 L






    1 review for Barbera d’Alba DOC 2022 – F. Borgogno

    1. ITA


      Una delle migliori Barbera che abbia mai assaggiato. Profumata, dal gusto intenso e persistente. Nonostante l’alta gradazione si beve volentieri. Per la spedizione tutto ok, ricevuta in soli 2 giorni.

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