Orlando Abrigo - Barbera d'Alba "Vigna Roreto" 2012
Wine Style: Red - Dry - Still
Appellation: Barbera d'Alba DOC
Varietal: Barbera 100%
Bottle Size: 750 ml
This great Barbera is ruby red in color, intense nose with plum and violet, smooth and silky on the palate.
Braised meat and spicy cheese.
Soft pressing of the grapes, followed by maceration on the skins for 8-12 days at a maximum temperature of 28°C, with pumping of the must over the cap for extraction. In spring the wine is racked into wooden casks where is aged for 6-8 months and then bottled without filtration. It is finally laid down in bottles for 3-4 months before labelling and shipping.