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Barbera d'Asti DOCG

Type: Red
Category: Dry
Denomination: DOCG

Asti is an artistic city with great experience in wine techniques. This particular Barbera is named after the city of Asti. The denomination of the wine is strictly controlled at the origin. It's a wine with good structure and good acidity. a vinous aroma, with hints of red fruits such as cherries.

Vine variety: 100% Barbera grown in the province of Asti and Alessandria

Soil: clay

Harvest: beginning of October; the grapes are selected according to maturation.

Yield per hectare: 9 tons of grapes equal to 63 hectoliters of wine.

Wine making process: Alcoholic and molalctic fermentation conducted with innovative techniques and carried out at a controlled temperature.

Evolution/ageing: 4/6 months in stainless steeel vats. Short ageing in bottle

Technical features: Alcohol 13.50% by volume.

Tasting temperature: 18 degrees centigrade

Best served with: red and white meats, braised meats, tartare, boiled meat, feathered game.