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Produttori del Barbaresco Barbaresco 2013


SKU nb7513


Color: Classic barbaresco. Bouquet: Scent of spices, pepper and black cherries. Flavor: Powerful, firm, elegant and ethereal. Pairings: Pairs well with egg pastas, risottos, white meats, poultry, red meats, game, venison and aged cheese.
Category Red Wine
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Appellation Barbaresco
Brand Produttori del Barbaresco
Alcohol/vol 14%
  • agv90

VinousThe 2013 is a tasty, easygoing Barbaresco to drink over the next decade or more. There is good depth in the glass, with pretty notes of tobacco, licorice, herb and worn-in leather that add nuance. Sweet red cherry, pomegranate and a closing burst of acidity meld into the finish. The tannins are present, but they are also pretty much buried by the creaminess of the fruit. A lovely impeccably balanced, understated wine that offers considerable regional and varietal expression. In other words: textbook. The Produttori's Barbaresco has a track record of aging well, but the 2013 is also surprisingly accessible. It should drink well with minimal cellaring.

Antonio Galloni
  • ws90

Wine SpectatorA balanced mix of cherry, tar and licorice flavors, this red is medium-bodied and well-integrated. Shows a hint of white pepper on the spicy finish. Best from 2018 through 2029. 23,333 cases made.

Bruce Sanderson, April 30, 2017