Barbera, Pikasi
Organic

Barbera, Pikasi - 2018

Item # 42546 750mL
$16.96/ Single Bottle
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$203.52 $183.17/ Case of 12
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Red
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Organic

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Practicing Organic

Wine made from grapes grown without synthetic pesticides, fertilizers and herbicides in the vineyard.


Tasting Notes

A vibrant, unoaked Barbera from Vipava Valley, right on the border of Slovenia, just north of the Italian port city of Trieste. The grapes were hand-harvested and fermented with native yeasts giving this vibrant red wine great character.


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Astor's Glossary of Terms

Barbera

Barbera is grown all over Italy, but the best examples of this red grape come from Piedmont, where it is made into all manner of wines - from easy-drinking quaffers to serious, cellar-worthy bottlings. Wherever they fall on the spectrum of stodginess, however, they are generally ruby-colored, full-bodied, and highly acidic, with remarkably low levels of tannins. The areas that are most strongly...

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