BARBERA DEL MONFERRATO D.O.C. 2013 “TERRE DEL RE”
This wine is produced with the grapes grown on a sunny hill where the soil is particularly suitable for growing this kind of vine. In the glass, the wine is deep red with a purple rim.
Its scent is full e penetrating, with very elegant final notes. The taste is full-bodied, with a unique savoriness. Best served with tasteful food and red meat. Best served at 18°-20°C.
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Ageing capacity: 5-6 years
Barbera del Monferrato D.O.C. 2013 “Terre del Re”
Genuine and bodied wine that is characterized by its elegance; it is one of those wines that everybody would like to taste during the pleasant conversations while dining, when exceeding is part of the hedonistic politeness of acceding to the acculturated pleasure of happiness.
Color: limpid, deep red wine with purple rim.
Scent: intense, persistent and fine, varietal, with scents of fruit, vegetables and spices and notes of ripe blackberry and arbutus, almost dried mountain herbs and a light scent of ground and liquorice.
Taste: dry, fresh, full-bodied, warm, properly astringent, full-bodied, persistent, with a bitterish ground.
Aftertaste: tannic hint and notes of fruit, vegetables and spices
Best served with roast, braised, boiled and post roast meat, quails, hares and strong cheese.
Recommended serving temperature 18-20°C.
Vine: 100% Barbera
Area of production: Rocca Grimalda and Carpeneto
Vine altitude: 260 meters above sea level
Type of soil: clayey-calcareous
Vine age: about 40 years
Position: on a hill
Training system: upwards-trained vertical-trellis
Layout of the vines: 0.90m x 2.60m
Density of the vines: about 4270 plants/Ha
Harvest: second ten days of October
Maceration:7-8 days a 25-26°C
Alcoholic fermentation: Controlled temperature (26°C) and regular delestage.
Alcoholic volume: 14 % vol