Barbera D’Alba Doc Organic

Category
Organic
Barbera D’Alba Doc Organic

Varietal: 100% Barbera – organically grown grapes
Growing locations: La Morra, Roddi and Verduno
Soil: calcareous clay
Vine training: vertical trellis with Guyot pruning
Picking: 100% by hand
Harvest: late September
Maximum yield: 10 tons/ha
Vinification: destemming and crushing; alcoholic fermentation and 6-8 days on the skins at a controlled temperature (26-28°C)
Malolactic fermentation: complete
Ageing: 3-4 months in concrete vat prior to bottling

TASTING NOTES
Color:
intense ruby red with purple hues
On the nose:
fruity and flowery notes (blackberry, cherry, roses)
On the palate:
medium-bodied with nice acidity and excellent drinkability
Alcohol: 14,5% vol.
Serving temperature: 18-20°C
Cellar life: ready to drink
Food/wine pairings: pasta dishes, tasty soups, mixed boiled meats, cold cuts, and fairly fresh soft cheeses