barbera D'alba

Barbera d’Alba DOC Superiore “Donna Elena”

The vineyard is in the wide valley of the Tre Stelle  in thin soils, rich in minerals and thickly layered.

Its grapes come from old clones and a particular selection, fermented  in still and aged in large Slavonian oak barrels for approximately 20 months

Intense ruby red with garnet reflections. Complex bouquet, of fruit in spirits (cherry, plum, black cherry), slightly spicy (cinnamon, cloves) with a dark chocolate finish. Good tannic balance. Intense, warm, persistent and with particular elegance and deepness.

It combines with red meats, lamb,  medium seasoned cheeses.