Barbera d'Alba DOC Superiore Croere

Vite Colte

Pronunciation
crow air ah
Year
2012
Type
Red
Winery
Vite Colte
Region
Piemonte
Oenologist
Bruno Cordero

Overview

The vineyards, all marked by extremely low yields, are located in the selected area suitable for the production of this wine denomination. They total 6 hectares (14.8 acres), with exemplary southern exposure, in medium-textured soils that produce solidly-structured, elegant wines.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Barbera
Vinification
Traditional with a15 day maceration on the skins followed by fermentation. Malolactic in small oak barrels for 15 months
Aging
6 to 8 months bottle ageing achieves balance between rich bouquet and solid structure
Alcohol
14%
| Appearance
Deep ruby red
| Aroma
Impressively complex and balanced. Hints of violets, liquorice and vanilla.
| Taste
Crisp and dry with silk texture and rich flavour. Understated vanilla and ripe fruit.
| Serving Suggestions

Barbera d'Alba DOC Superiore Croere

Suggested Retail:
$30.00
CSPC#:
773843
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12