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Red wine 2006 Barbera d'Alba DOC Annunziata, Piedmont, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 13%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: barrique and large oak barrel
Variety: Barbera.
Registration number : #RC-L06/08

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: good (82 WP)
Last reviewed: 26 November, 2008
Editor note: Cherries and berries on the nose, elegant tart notes. Fairly light-bodied fruit on the palate, delicately tart, light vegetal traces, fairly fine, youthful tannins, slightly noticeable alcohol, slightly rough, attractive finish. Needs some time to develop.

DOC area for red wine in the Italian region of Piedmont, which was classified in 1970. It covers around 1,300 hectares of vineyards in the Langhe hills in the province of Cuneo. The zone includes in its entirety the municipalities of Alba, Albaretto della Torre, Barbaresco, Barolo, Borgomale, Camo, Canale, Castagnito, Castellinaldo, Castiglione Falletto, Castiglione Tinella, Castino, Corneliano d'Alba, Cossano Belbo, Diano d'Alba, Govone, Grinzane Cavour, Guarene, Magliano Alfieri, Mango, Monforte d'Alba, Montelupo Albese, Monticello d'Alba, Neive, Neviglie, Novello, Perletto, Piobesi d'Alba, Priocca, Rocchetta Belbo, Roddi, Roddino, Rodello, Santo Stefano Belbo,...

The red grape variety comes from Italy. The name is possibly derived from "Berberis", an alcoholic beverage made from barberry berries with a similar sour taste. Synonyms are Barbera Amaro, Barbera a Peduncolo Rosso, Barbera a Peduncolo Verde, Barbera a Raspo Rosso, Barbera a Raspo Verde, Barbera Amaro, Barbera Black, Barbera Crna, Barbera d'Asti, Barbera di Piemonte, Barbera Dolce, Barbera Fina, Barbera Forte, Barbera Grossa, Barbera Mercantile, Barbera Nera, Barbera Nera a Caule Rosso, Barbera Nera a Caule Verde, Barbera Noir, Barbera Noire, Barbera Nostrana, Barbera Rotonda, Barbera Vera, Barberone, Blue Barbera, Gaietto, Nigruz, Lombardesca, Sciaa and Ughetta It must not...

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