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Barbera d'Alba DOC Aves Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto 2020

  • Red fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:Red
  • 15% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Full-bodied

An indulgent and juicy Barbera you can enjoy right away! More info

This Barbera expresses itself suavely with an abundance of fruity, spicy notes. Both meaty and juicy, it offers a perfect introduction to the wines of the appellation. Although it can certainly be enjoyed immediately, another option is to cellar it for a while.

Barbera d'Alba DOC Aves Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Gratin de champignons, Poularde à l'angevine, Rôti de porc aux pruneaux.

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Barbera d'Alba DOC Aves Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto

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This Barbera expresses itself suavely with an abundance of fruity, spicy notes. Both meaty and juicy, it offers a perfect introduction to the wines of the appellation. Although it can certainly be enjoyed immediately, another option is to cellar it for a while.

Information about domain Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto

The Giovanni Battista Burlotto estate north-west of the Barolo vineyards in Verduno, is a traditional Piedmont family business. Founded in 1850 by Ignazio Burlotto, the domaine was then handed down to his nephew Giovanni Battista Burlotto, who spent almost 77 years building up the quality and reputation of its wines. In the late nineteenth century, the domaine acquired a strong international reputation. Giovanni Battista Burlotto passed away in 1927 and the domaine went into decline for several years until Fabio Alessandria, great-grandson of the founder, revived the domaine's fortunes and its outstanding reputation. The vineyard covers 12 hectares, half of which are planted with Nebbiolo, and the other grape varieties include Barbera, Dolcetto, Pelaverga, Sauvignon and Freisa. The vines are tended carefully in the traditional manner, with grass cover in the vine rows and minimal tillage. Massal selection is favoured for replacing vines. In the wine cellar the work is also traditional: destemming, grape treading, fermentation with indigenous yeasts in old open wooden conical casks; long macerations (up to two months) and no filtering or fining. This is a reference domaine for the region and a safe bet.

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
  • French customs seal: no
  • Alcohol percentage: 15 %
  • Country/Region: Italy - Piedmont
  • Appellation/Wine: Barbera d'Alba DOC
  • Producer/Owner: Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto
  • Vintage: 2020
  • Color: Red
  • Service temperature: 16°
  • Viticulture: Environment friendly 
  • Size (in ha): 15
  • Intensity: Full-bodied
  • Dominant aroma: Red fruit
  • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
  • Grape variety: 100% barbera
Barbera d'Alba DOC Aves Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto
Barbera d'Alba DOC Aves Comm. Giovan Battista Burlotto

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